KHP: Multiple fatalities reported in rollover crash on I-70 near Abilene

ABILENE, Kan. (KSNT) –  Four people killed in a single vehicle rollover west of Junction City have been identified.

The Kansas Highway Patrol said the four victims, all from Kearney, Missouri, are 47-year-old Lisa A. Luft, 14-year-old Aria L. Luft, 20-year-old Brianna E. Luft and 18-year-old Saleena A. Senzee.

Troopers said a 2001 Dodge Dakota, driven by Lisa Luft, was headed west on Interstate 70 when, due to weather conditions, hit the guardrail at mile marker 274.3, near Abilene. The vehicle fell approximately 25 feet off the bridge and landed on an embankment below, near some railroad tracks. The vehicle came to rest on it’s top.

ABILENE, Kan. (KSNT) –The Dickinson County Sheriff’s Department and the Kansas Highway Patrol are working a single vehicle rollover crash involving multiple fatalities.

The Kansas Highway Patrol reports the crash happened on westbound I-70 near Abilene before 10 a.m. Tuesday.

The crash involves four fatalities according to Trooper Ben Gardner. Gardner said troopers are working to complete all death notifications to the families involved before further information is released. 

One lane on westbound I-70 at the crash scene remains open.

The Critical Highway Accident Response Team (CHART) is responding to further assist.


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