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.