Kansas City woman killed in crash near Wellington

Kansas Turnpike (KSN File Photo)
Kansas Turnpike (KSN File Photo)

WELLINGTON, Kansas – One woman was killed Wednesday in a crash north of Wellington on I-35.

It happened near mile marker 21 on the inside shoulder around noon.

According to a report from the Kansas Turnpike Authority, 25-year-old Sharma Urmila of Kansas City was killed after her 2011 Scion struck the rear of maintenance truck painting the roadway.

The driver of the maintenance truck wasn’t injured.

The inside lane of I-35 was blocked as crews investigated the accident.


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