Police have identified the woman who was killed Monday in a two-vehicle crash in southwest Wichita.

30-year-old Elissa Warns-Branson of Wichita was killed when her car was struck from behind by a pickup at Pawnee and Maize Road.    Crews found her trapped in the vehicle and she was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said the 55-year-old man who was driving the pickup may have had a medical condition that contributed to the crash.   The accident is still under investigation and a report will be presented to the Sedgwick County district attorney’s office.

This was the city’s 28th traffic fatality of the year.

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