Friday, Nov. 21 (6:30 p.m.)
COFFEYVILLE — A Coffeyville woman as killed and a 3-year-old boy was injured in a two vehicle collision on U.S. 169 highway about one-half mile north of Coffeyville on Friday morning.
The Kansas Highway Patrol said the collision involved a 2001 Dodge Stratus and a 2007 Freightliner semi-truck at the intersection of county road 2800 shortly after 11:30 a.m. The Dodge Stratus was driven by Rachel Nacole Baker, age 29, of Coffeyville and was eastbound on county road 2800. According to the crash log, Baker failed to stop at the intersection with U.S. 169 and entered the highway, where the vehicle was hit by by the northbound semi driven by Kenneth Petrey, age 58, of Commerce, Okla.
Baker was pronounced dead at the scene of the collision. A 3-year-old passenger, Kylan Baker, was injured and taken to St. Francis Medical Center in Tulsa, Okla. Petry did not sustain any injuries.
According to the crash log, the two occupants in the Baker vehicle were not wearing their seat belts at the time of the collision. Petry was wearing a seat belt.