Girard woman killed after trailer accident

GIRARD, Kan. – A Crawford County woman is dead after an accident involving a stock trailer at a residence in Girard, Kansas.

Authorities say that around 12:40 p.m., on Jan. 17, 68-year-old Martha E. Murphy was helping with the hook up of a truck and trailer when she became pinned between the two.

She was transported to Girard Medical Center where she was pronounced dead.