Two from Halstead killed in crash on K-61

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PRATT, Kansas – Two people from Halstead died Friday morning in a crash on K-61 between Pratt and Hutchinson.

According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, a 2008 Chevy Avlanche was northbound on K-61 and crossed the center line striking a 2004 Ford Taurus that was heading southbound.

The driver and passenger in the Taurus, 75-year-old Ronald Werner and 73-year-old Kathleen Werner, were both killed.

The driver of the Avlanche, 20-year-old Edio Estrada, Jr., was transported to Pratt Regional Medical Center.

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