KANSAS CITY, Kan. -

One person is dead and another is critically hurt after an accident near Kansas City.

It happened around 3 a.m. when a semi-truck drove into the Kansas Turnpike Kansas City Toll Booth.

One person in the semi was pronounced dead at the scene. The other was flown to KU Med in Kansas City.

No one was inside the toll booth when it happened.

Kansas Highway Patrol and Kansas Turnpike Authority responded to the accident.