PARSONS, Kan. (KAKE) - The Kansas Highway Patrol says a 44-year-old woman was killed when when her car was rear-ended and collided with a semi.

The accident happened at around 5 p.m. Monday on U.S. 400 about 10 miles east of Parsons. The patrol's online crash log says and eastbound Ford Fusion was turning left when a Dodge pickup rear-ended the car. The Fusion spun into the westbound lane and was struck by a tractor-trailer. 

The woman driving the Fusion, Mandy Karstetter, of McCune, died at the scene. The other two drivers were not hurt.