DEERFIELD, Kan. (KSNW) – A Lakin woman was killed Wednesday morning in an accident on Highway 50. It happened around 8:20 a.m.
According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, a 2011 Chrysler was westbound on Highway 50 three miles east of Deerfield when it struck the back of a semi. The semi was stopped to make a left hand turn.
The driver of the Chrysler, 22-year-old Madison K. Bemis of Lakin, died at the scene. She was not wearing a seatbelt.
The driver of the semi, identified as 36-year-old Jose Martinez-Sotelo of Garden City, was not injured.