Child killed, three others from same family injured in four-car crash near Gardner


GARDNER, Kan. — A child died in a crash near Gardner Monday morning. Two other children and their mother were injured. All of the victims are from the same family.

The crash happened around 8 a.m. at 175th and Four Corners Road, west of the city limits. A spokesperson for the Sheriff’s office said a roofing truck hit a minivan and pushed it into another truck. The truck was pushed into another van. The woman and three children were in the minivan.

Investigators say the woman and the two other children injured in the crash are expected to survive. Their names haven’t been released because deputies are trying to contact other family members.

The crash remains under investigation.

Download the FOX4KC news apps:  iPhone and Android

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.



More News