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Two killed in Friday night accident


An accident Friday evening north of Hays resulted in two fatalities.

According to the Kansas Highway Patrol report, a 2002 Dodge pickup driven by Jesse D. Pfannenstiel, Woodston, was westbound on Feedlot Road.

The pickup failed to stop at a stop sign at U.S. Highway 183 and was struck on the driver's door by a northbound 2004 Dodge pickup driven by Kari Neilson, Garfield.

Pfannenstiel and Justin Kennedy, Greensburg, a passenger in Neilson's vehicle, were killed.

Neilson and another passenger in the vehicle, Brandy Neilson, Garfield, were transported to Hays Medical Center.