One person dead after two vehicle collision in Meade County

Meade County, KANSAS – According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, this unfortunate accident occurred on Highway 54.

It happened right after 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Authorities say the crash involved a pickup truck and a semi truck.

The driver of the pickup truck was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the semi truck suffered injuries and was taken to a hospital for treatment.

The Kansas Highway Patrols say that the Highway 54 in Meade County has been reopened Thursday morning.

This story will be updated as new information become available.