MARION COUNTY, KS. (THECOUNT) — Latricia Phillips and Angela Daniels, both of Wichita, Kansas, have been identified as the victims in a Sunday double-fatal vehicle crash in Marion County.
Phillips and Daniels, both 49, were killed in a two-vehicle crash near Peabody Sunday night.
According to reports, the women were traveling in an SUV on US-50 near Peabody, when the vehicle came into contact with a pickup truck around 5 p.m. Sunday.
The driver of the pickup was transported to an area hospital with minor injuries.
Phillips and Daniels both died in the crash. A third occupant of the SUV was transported to an area hospital with serious unknown injuries.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
Geo quick facts: Marion County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kansas. Its county seat is Marion and its most populous city is Hillsboro. As of the 2020 census, the county population was 12,660. The county was named in honor of Francis Marion, a Brigadier General of the American Revolutionary War, known as the “Swamp Fox” – Wikipedia.