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Victim identified in fatal Sumner County crash

Victim identified in fatal Sumner County crash

By George Lawson. CREATED Jul 2, 2014

One person has been killed in a traffic accident on the Kansas Turnpike in Sumner County.   A car and a turnpike maintenance truck collided on the turnpike near Wellington around noon Wednesday.

The crash occurred in the northbound lanes of I-35 just north of Wellington, and the Kansas Turnpike Authority said a car collided with a paint striping truck.   The victim was later identified as 25-year-old Urmila Sharma of Kansas City, Kansas.  

The driver of the paint truck was taken to a hospital for treatment of injuries.