Highway 50 accident claims one life
By Press Release
On Monday, Feb. 6, at approximately 7:27 p.m., officers of the Delta Police Department were dispatched to a two-vehicle accident in the 1300 block of Highway 50 in North Delta. The accident scene was located in the eastbound lane with one vehicle still in the lanes of traffic and the other vehicle on the south side of the roadway. The damage to the vehicles indicated the crash was potentially a head-on collision. Four people were involved. Two people sustained serious injuries, one sustained life-ending injuries, and one person refused care. Delta County coroner Lance Boren identified the deceased as Gladys Varela, 19, of Olathe.