Stafford County accident leaves 1 dead, 6 injured
An accident in Stafford County Tuesday left one person dead and six injured. It happened at 6:15 p.m. at the intersection of Kansas Highway 19 and U.S. Highway 281.
Kansas Highway Patrol troopers said an eastbound car failed to yield at a stop sign and was struck by another car. The second vehicle, with six people inside, came to rest in a field on the passenger side.
A passenger in that car, Judy McKiearnan of Louisburg, Kansas, died from her injuries. Two adults and three children from that car were taken to a Great Bend hospital for treatment.
The driver of the other car also underwent treatment in Great Bend.