Horton Woman Killed In A Rollover Accident, 2-Year-Old Injured

By: WIBW (Kion Hudson)
By: WIBW (Kion Hudson)

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW)-- Authorities have identified a Horton woman killed Saturday in Osage County crash. A two year-old in the car with her was injured as well, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol.

37 year-old Rochelle Roach of Horton was killed Saturday when she lost control of her 2002 Ford Explorer for an unknown reason on the eastbound lane on K268 Highway in Osage County.

The vehicle entered a ditch on the southside of the highway, Roach tried to overcorrect and the vehicle skidded across both lanes of travel and entered a north ditch and overturned approximately 2 times coming to rest on its top facing west.

A two year-old boy traveling with Roach was injured and airlifted to Stormont-Vail in Topeka.

The driver was not wearing a seatbelt it's unknown if the child was wearing one as well.


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