Two killed in Pratt County accident

Photo Courtesy: The Pratt Tribune, Gale Rose
Photo Courtesy: The Pratt Tribune, Gale Rose

PRATT, Kansas – Two people were killed in an accident on Highway 54 near Pratt.

An eastbound four-door pickup, with Texas license plates, hit a Caterpillar water tanker as it crossed the highway northbound according to The Pratt Tribune.

Two passengers in the pickup were killed in the collision, said Mark McManaman, Pratt County administrator of Emergency and Medical Services.

A third person was transferred to a Wichita hospital.

The Kansas Highway Patrol is working the accident.

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