SCOTT CITY, Kansas – A 58-year-old WaKeeney man was killed in a accident Wednesday morning on K-96 west of Scott City.
According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, a 2002 Mack truck was northbound on Indian Road.
The truck then crossed K-96 and struck a 1995 Freightliner driven by 58-year-old Timothy Smith of WaKeeney.
Smith was pronounced dead on the scene.
The 25-year-old driver of the Mack truck from Ness City was taken to Scott County Hospital.
The highway was closed for hours as troopers investigated the accident.