Northbound U.S. 169 was closed by police in Spring Hill.
Faithful reader/contributor SuperDave (no- not Osborne) says the crash was just south of 199th Street.
David said it appeared to be a rear-end type of crash- with the fatality in the front vehicle.
Another unidentified reader told CSW that the crash was "a T-bone-" and that it involved a red pickup truck and a black SUV.
The reader also said that northbound U.S. 169 was still closed as of 3:30 p.m..
Monday morning- authorities released details on the crash as well as the names of those involved...
Sixty-eight year-old Curtis Kent Lawrence of Iola KS died when his 2003 Pontiac ran a red light at the off-ramp of U.S. 169 at 199th Street and slammed into the back of a pickup truck being driven by Arthur F. Jensen of Olathe.
Mr. lawrence died in the crash- Mr. Jensen was not hurt.
Thanks much for the tips folks- you are my reporters in the field!
CSW's sincere condolences to the family and friends of the deceased person.