By Associated Press - Thursday, January 23, 2020

OTTAWA, Kan. (AP) - Authorities say two people have been killed in a northeast Kansas crash.

The Kansas Highway Patrol says the crash happened just after 7 a.m. Wednesday when 67-year-old James Gregory Tracy lost control of the car he was driving on Kansas 68 and struck a guardrail 8 miles (12.87 kilometers) east of Ottawa. Tracy then veered into oncoming traffic and was struck by a sport utility vehicle.

The crash killed Tracy and his 14-year-old passenger, Harry Ray Mock Jr. Both of them were from the town of Rantoul.

The patrol says the SUV’s driver sustained minor injuries.

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