LABETTE COUNTY, KS. (THECOUNT) — Valerie Montgomery, of Parsons, Kansas, has been identified as the victim in a Monday night double-fatal vehicle crash in Labette County.

Vali Montgomery, 30, was killed in a Monday night crash that also took the life of a child near Parsons.


According to reports, Montgomery was operating a Buick Park Avenue on US Route 400 west of Parsons, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and came into head-on contact with a Chevy Silverado pickup truck around 8:30 p.m. Monday.

Montgomery and her small child were pronounced dead of blunt force trauma injuries suffered in the wreck.

The 41-year-old Thayer Silverado driver was treated for minor injuries. His 33-year-old female passenger was transported to an area hospital with serious injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Labette County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kansas. As of the 2010 census, the county population was 21,607. Its county seat is Oswego, and its most populous city is Parsons – Wikipedia.