WICHITA, Kan - Two people are dead and a third has minor injuries after a traffic accident in southeast Wichita.
It happened around 2:30 p.m. Monday at 31st Street South and Turnpike Drive, just west of the city-county fire training complex near 31st South and Oliver.
Police said a 20-year-old woman died at the scene of the two-vehicle crash, and a 21-year-old woman died later at a hospital. The older woman was the driver of a passenger car that collided with an SUV at the intersection. Police said the car was making a turn from 31st onto Turnpike Drive when it was struck on the passenger side. The driver of the SUV, a 38-year-old man, had minor injuries.
Police are still investigating the crash.