Two dead in crash south of Pittsburg - KOAM TV 7

Two dead in crash south of Pittsburg


Updated 7:30 PM:

KS Highway Patrol says 67-year-old Helen Prater of Parsons, KS and 59-year-old Judith Harvey of Pittsburg, KS were killed in Tuesday's crash.

Harvey was the driver of one vehicle, and Prater was the passenger in the second vehicle.


Two people are dead in a crash south of Pittsburg near the intersection of U.S. 69 and  510th Street.

Captain Rick Wilson of the Kansas Highway Patrol tells us one vehicle lost control due to the road conditions and slid into an oncoming vehicle.

Captain Wilson says in addition to the two fatalities, two other individuals were taken to a local hospital.  Their condition is not known at this time.

No other details are available at this time.

Traffic is being rerouted around the area.

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