2 Dead In Car-Train Collision In NE Kan.

By: AP - Posted by Giang Nguyen
By: AP - Posted by Giang Nguyen

HIAWATHA, Kan. (AP) _ Two people have been killed in a car-train collision in northeast Kansas.

Brown County Sheriff John Merchant says the vehicle collided with a Union Pacific freight train around 10 a.m. Monday at a crossing north of Hiawatha.

59-year-old Therman Turner and 18-year-old Veronica Hogle died at the scene.

Few other details were immediately available. The cause of the crash is under investigation.

It is unknown if either of them were wearing their seat belts.

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