DODGE CITY, Kan. - The Kansas Highway Patrol says two women were killed in a one-vehicle accident near Dodge City.
The patrol says 18-year-old Amy Artega and 22-year-old Rita Perezth both of Garden City, died Wednesday night when the Jeep they were riding in missed a curve on Kansas 34 in Ford County. The vehicle went into a ditch, hit an embankment and become airborne.
A 1-year-old girl who was in a car safety seat was taken to Wesley Medical Center in Wichita. The 18-year-old driver of the Jeep was taken to a Dodge City hospital.