Water recovery in Shawnee County following deadly car crash

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(Photo courtesy of Kansas Highway Patrol – Troop B)

TOPEKA (KSNT) – Shawnee County first responders are on the scene of a water recovery off I-70 near Valencia Road west of Topeka.

A KSNT News reporter said the vehicle is upside down in the river.

Kansas State Highway Patrol Troop B confirmed on social media they are investigating the deadly crash on 1-70 eastbound just east of Valencia Road in Shawnee County.

The Highway Patrol warns motorists there is no lane blockage, but asks drivers to use caution as they pass.

Sometime near 9:30 a.m. Thursday morning officials received a call saying a car had gone off the road.

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