CHERRYVALE, Kan. (KAKE) - A 29-year-old woman has died after her pickup truck collided with another on a highway in southeast Kansas.

The accident happened at around 6:10 p.m. Thursday on U.S. 169 near 5800 Road in northeastern Montgomery County. The Kansas Highway Patrol reports a Ford Ranger was heading north when it went left of center and side-swiped an oncoming Chevy Silverado. 

The woman driving the Ranger, Laura Erbe of Altoona, died at the scene. The 22-year-old man driving the Silverado was not seriously hurt. 

It was unclear Friday morning why Erbe's pickup went into oncoming traffic.