Two killed in crash north of Liberal

Police Lights (KSN File Photo)
Police Lights (KSN File Photo)

LIBERAL, Kansas – Two people from Oklahoma were killed Sunday afternoon in a crash north of Liberal.

It happened 15 miles north of Liberal on Highway 83.

According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, a Ford truck, driven by 31-year-old Travis Burgess of Turpin, Oklahoma, was traveling southbound.

He went left of center and struck a northbound Oldsmobile driven by 32-year-old Gabriela Cano of Hooker, Oklahoma.

Gabriela and 14-year-old passenger, Evelin Cano, were both killed.

Another passenger in Cano’s car was injured.

Burgess also suffered injuries and was taken to the hospital. 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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