Infant killed in Sumner County rollover crash

SOUTH HAVEN, Kansas — An infant girl was killed, and her 6-year-old sister critically injured, after a rollover crash in Sumner County on Friday, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol.

A 1994 Ford Explorer carrying a Texas family was headed northbound on Highway 177–about two miles south of South Haven–at about 3:15 p.m. when the vehicle left the roadway and rolled, coming to rest on its roof.

Infant girl, Azura Rushing, who was not properly restrained according to reports, died at the scene.

Llella Rushing, 6, who was wearing seatbelt, was rushed to Via Christi on Saint Francis Hospital in Wichita with critical injuries.

The driver suffered only minor injuries. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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