FORT SCOTT, Kan. — Two people are dead following a two-vehicle crash Tuesday morning in Crawford County, Kansas.
The crash was reported just before 7:30 a.m. on U.S. 69, about 12 miles south of Fort Scott.
The Kansas Highway Patrol report says the driver of a Toyota Tacoma was traveling north on U.S. 69 and the driver of a Ford F350 was traveling south.
The driver of the Toyota crossed the center line and struck the Ford head-on, according to the highway patrol. Both drivers were pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the Ford has been identified as 50-year-old David E. Ross of Fort Scott. The driver of the Toyota has been identified as 63-year-old George Walter Danley of Mapleton, Kansas. A 13-year-old male passenger in the Toyota was reported to have no injuries.
Neither driver was wearing a seatbelt, according to the highway patrol.
The crash remains under investigation.