Oct 18, 2020 9:00 AM

86-year-old Kan. woman dies, teen injured after crash

Posted Oct 18, 2020 9:00 AM

SEDGWICK COUNTY—One person died in an accident just after 7p.m. Saturday in Sedgwick County.

The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 2007 Ford Fusion driven by Franz, Joyce M. Franz, 86, North Newton, was northbound on Webb Road at K254. The driver failed to yield to oncoming traffic. An eastbound 2013 Kia Soul driven by Raegan Marie Hunter, 17, Wichita, struck the front driver's side of the Ford.

Franz was pronounced dead at the scene and was transported to Frontier Forensics Center. EMS transported Hunter to St. Francis. Both drivers were properly restrained at the time of the accident, according to the KHP.