Two killed in crash near Galva

By KBBE News
March 09, 2018

The Kansas Highway Patrol says two people were killed and one person was critically injured in a two-vehicle crash Thursday night near Galva.

The McPherson County dispatch log says the crash happened before 9 p.m. on Thursday night. 

The KHP says 57-year-old Timothy Kersten, of Hillsboro, was driving east on US-56 when he crossed the center line and hit an SUV driven by 34-year-old Abby McIntosh, of Galva.

Both Kersten and McIntosh died in the accident.

There was also a 13-year-old passenger in McIntosh's vehicle was badly injured.

The KHP has noted that both lanes of US-56 are closed at 23rd Avenue near Galva.