Crash near Garden Plain kills 1, injures 2

SEDGWICK COUNTY, Kan. (KWCH) -- A Sunday morning crash near Garden Plain killed one person and injured two others, according to the Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office.

Deputies said around 2:00 a.m., a Ford F-250 truck was traveling eastbound and a Toyota Rav-4 SUV was traveling westbound near 39th Street south and 279th Street west.

The two vehicles collided and the SUV caught on fire, according to investigators. The person inside the SUV was pronounced dead and the two people inside the truck were taken to the hospital. Deputies said the two people who were hospitalized are expected to recover. The name of the person who died has not been released.

Deputies are investigating what caused the crash.