GOODLAND, Kan. (AP) A state trooper wiped away tears after a woman died in a crash on an icy stretch of Interstate 70 in Kansas.
The Kansas Highway Patrol says 19-year-old Ashlen Leigh Lemon died Tuesday when she lost control of her car because of icy road conditions, hit the median and struck a guardrail.
Trooper Ben Gardner posted a video on Twitter as he wiped tears from his face and said, Its devastating.
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