Woman killed, man injured in two-car crash on Metcalf


MISSION, Kan. — A crash that happened after a driver crossed a median on Friday night killed one woman and sent a man to a hospital. Mission police say officers in its department, Overland Park police and Kansas Highway Patrol troopers went to the crash scene at about 7:30 p.m. in the 5200 block of Metcalf.

The driver of a southbound car, a man in his 40’s, crossed the median and struck a northbound vehicle. The driver of the northbound vehicle was a woman in her 50’s, and she died at the scene according to a news release.

Neither victim has been identified pending notification of family. The cause of the crash and types of vehicles involved weren’t immediately known on Friday night.