WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) - Troopers worked three fatality crashes involving three deaths southern Kansas on Monday records show. 

The first happened shortly before 9:30 a.m. southwest of Dodge City. The Kansas Highway Patrol reports a Cadillac SUV was heading north on 105 Road about a half-mile south of Upland Road when the vehicle went into the northbound ditch. The driver overcorrected, crossed the roadway went into the southbound ditch where the SUV rolled.

The driver, 56-year-old Marca Berger, was ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene. The patrol's online crash log states she was not wearing a seat belt. 

Monday's second fatal crash happened at around 11 a.m. on U.S. 160 a couple miles east of the U.S. 283 junction, which is west of Ashland. The patrol says an eastbound semi left the roadway and went into the south ditch. The rig then crossed the roadway, went into the north ditch and overturned. 

The driver, 42-year-old Rene Fugueroa Jr. of Dodge City, was taken to a hospital where he died. KHP reports he was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.

The third fatal crash occurred in southeast Kansas at around 2:45 p.m. A Nissan Maxima was eastbound on U.S. 400 near Fredonia when it crossed the center line and hit an oncoming Chevy Traverse, "which broke into several pieces," according to the crash log. 

The 18-year-old woman driving the Maxima, Taylor Chrisman of Wichita, died at the scene. The 44-year-old Parsons woman driving the Traverse was suffered potentially serious injuries and was transported to a Wichita hospital.

The patrol states both drivers were wearing seat belts.