Overland Park man killed in head-on crash involving semi on I-70 near Junction City


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JUNCTION CITY, Kan. — An Overland Park man was killed Sunday evening following a head-on crash involving a semi truck on Interstate 70.

The Kansas Highway Patrol responded to the crash just before 5:30 p.m. Sunday at mile marker 307, or about 7 miles east of Junction City, Kansas.

KHP said the driver of a Kia was eastbound on I-70 when for unknown reason, he crossed the median into the westbound lanes and struck a semi head-on.

The driver of the Kia was pronounced dead at the scene and has been identified as 50-year-old Jon Nevins, of Overland Park.

The driver of the semi was reported to have a possible injury.

The crash remains under investigation.

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