The Kansas Highway Patrol said a driver was killed when her SUV ran a stop sign and was hit by a semi Wednesday afternoon.

The crash was reported just after 1 p.m. at K-42 and 119th Street West.   Troopers said the SUV was going south on 119th when it ran a stop sign and was hit on the passenger side by an eastbound semi.

The driver of the SUV was identified as 45-year-old Stephanie Diell of Dodge City.  The 72-year-old driver of the semi was not injured.

K-42 was closed between 119th Street West and MacArthur for several hours after the crash.

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