The Kansas Highway Patrol has identified the victim of a fatal accident in Merriam on Friday morning.
The two-vehicle accident claimed the life of Dalainya Dauster, 44, of Kansas City.
The accident occurred shortly before 9 a.m. Friday on Interstate 35 at Johnson Drive. The patrol said Dauster was southbound when she lost control and veered right. The passenger door of the Jeep she was driving made contact with the front corner of a second vehicle. The Jeep hit a guard rail on the right side of the roadway and veered back to the left, ejecting the driver. She died at the scene. The other driver was not injured.
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