Collision near Nickerson kills Sterling woman

03/01/2014 5:24 PM

03/01/2014 5:25 PM

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.

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