CRAWFORD COUNTY, Kan. – A young woman is dead after a crash in Crawford County.

The Crawford County Sheriff’s Office says the accident happened a little after 3 a.m. on Sunday morning north of the intersection of 100th street and US-400 Highway.


Kate Kelley is a native of Missouri, calling Neosho her hometown. A graduate of Missouri Southern State University, with a degree in mass communications and a focus on broadcast journalism, she reported for KOAM/FOX14 from spring of 2018 to 2021. Kate then went to work with the Alliance of SWMO. She also started “The Legacy Lens” which helps people preserve the stories of their loved ones through story-telling and video. That passion project is still going strong! She loves what she does, but decided, why pick one? In Dec. 2021, she joined the news team again, this time, as a freelance reporter.