Collision With Deer Leads To Woman's Death On I-70

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TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) -- A Manhattan woman was fatally struck after getting out of the vehicle she was riding in on I-70 due to an accident involving a deer.

The Kansas Highway patrol says Dale Colleen Williams, 35, of Manhattan died Sunday Evening about eight miles south of Manhattan in Geary County.

KMAN Radio reported that Williams was a passenger in a vehicle driven by Catherine Wood, 43, of Manhattan.

Wood was driving a 2010 Hyundai Elantra westbound on I-70 when she struck a deer.

Williams was out of the car when it was hit by Randy Jost, 57, of Ottawa.

The collision forced the car into Williams.

She was taken to Manhattan mercy hospital, but later died from her injures.