71-year-old Kansas woman dies after motorcycle hit by Escape

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BENNINGTON, Kan. (KSNT) – A 71-year-old Kansas woman has died following a crash Sunday evening in Dickinson County.

According to the Kansas Highway Patrol the crash occurred around 6:15 at K-18 and 140th Road, just east of Bennington.

KHP says a 2017 Ford Escape, driven by 41-year-old Tonya Cruce, of Abilene,  was southbound on Barn Road when she failed to stop for a stop sign at K-18. The Escape entered the roadway and was struck by a 2000 Honda Motorcycle, driven by Joyce Morgan, 71, of New Cambria, Kansas.

KHP said Cruce was wearing a seat belt and Morgan was wearing a helmet.

Morgan was pronounced dead at the scene.

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