GREENWOOD COUNTY (KSNT) – A deadly accident on Thursday took the life of a 41-year-old woman from Augusta, Kansas.
Rebecca Castillo, 41, was the passenger in a vehicle headed east three miles west of Beaumont in Greenwood County when the car she was in crossed the center line and hit an oncoming semi-truck.
The driver of the car, Jennifer Hoffman, 39, of Wichita, had a minor injury according to the Kansas Highway Patrol report.
Hoffman was wearing a seatbelt, Castillo was not.
The pickup truck Castillo was in came to rest on its rooftop on top of a guardrail.
The semi-truck slowed and stopped on the westbound shoulder. It was being driven by a 35-year-old man from Aurora, Mo.