PARSONS, Kan. (KSNF/KODE) — Two woman are dead and four others are injured in a head-on collision in Parsons.
The crash happened just before 10:15 pm Thursday on US-400 around 7 miles west of the intersection of US-59.
The Kansas Highway Patrol says a car driven by 20-year-old Matayea Lomax, from Pittsburg, was traveling westbound on US-400.
It crossed the center line, striking a vehicle head-on, which was driven by 44-year-old Melinda Smith of Neodesha.
Smith and Lomax both died from injuries sustained in the crash.
A passenger in Lomax’s vehicle, Eliana Gonzales, had no apparent injuries.
Four passengers in Smith’s vehicle, including 3 children under the age of 9, had minor injuries.
Everyone in both vehicles were wearing seat belts.