April 15, 2024

Wreck Early Tuesday Claims Two Lives

Liberal, KS (westernkansasnews.com) A 36 year old and 29 year old man, both from Guatemala died around 12:30 Tuesday morning in an accident on US 54, 4.4 miles west of the intersection with US 83 in Seward County. The Kansas Highway Patrol has identified the fatality victims as Marcos Morales-Lux and Encarnacion Perez-Gutierrez.

The car with both men was traveling westbound in the eastbound lane when the driver of the semi attempted to avoid the car, but they collided head-on. The 41 year old driver of the semi Paul Logan of Oak Grove was injured in the wreck and was taken to Seward County Regional Hospital.