A Fall River teen and a Herington woman died early Monday following a two-vehicle crash in Greenwood County.
Tanner W. McMullen, 17, of Fall River was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, which happened at about 6:20 a.m. along U.S. 400 near Severy, said Greenwood County Sheriff Heath Samuels.
Bambi J. Haynie, 38, of Herington was also pronounced dead at the scene.
McMullen was traveling west along the highway in a 2004 Chevrolet Avalanche at Mile Marker 343 when a 2008 Scion xB driven by Haynie crossed the center line and hit the Avalanche head-on, according to a Kansas Highway Patrol crash report.
The Avalanche caught fire, according to the report, and came to rest in the ditch to the west of the highway. McMullen attended Eureka High School, Samuels said.