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Press Release


On March 22, 2016 at 16:37 hrs. 911 Dispatch received a report of a two vehicle injury accident located north of Chetopa on US-59 Highway.

Upon arrival, emergency responders determined two vehicles had collided on the roadway.  Both vehicles were found to be occupied by their drivers with no passengers.  Extrication was necessary to remove both drivers from the vehicles.  Neither driver survived injuries sustained during the collision and were pronounced at the scene. 

The accident remains under investigation by the Kansas Highway Patrol.  Additional information available at:


Crime Tip Hotline  620-795-2565 or via Email