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Collision near Nickerson kills Sterling woman

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Saturday, March 1, 2014, at 5:25 p.m.

A 20-year-old woman was killed Saturday in a two-vehicle crash about four miles west of Nickerson.

Allyson R. Yutzy, of Sterling, was westbound on K-14 when she lost control of her 2005 Saturn and crossed into oncoming traffic, the Kansas Highway Patrol said in a crash report. The car was hit by an eastbound Chevy Tahoe, killing Yutzy, the highway patrol said.

The two people in the SUV – 24-year-old Thomas J. Fortune of Butte, Mont., and 22-year-old Casey D. Fouts of Sterling – were taken to Hutchinson Regional Medical Center, the highway patrol said.

The collision happened at 11:10 a.m.

Reach Amy Renee Leiker at 316-268-6644 or aleiker@wichitaeagle.com. Follow her on Twitter: @amyreneeleiker.

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