1 person killed in semi fire on Kansas Turnpike in Lyon County

Lyon County Sheriff's Office

LYON COUNTY, Kan. (KWCH) One person is dead after a semi crash and fire on the Kansas Turnpike.

It happened around 9 a.m. Tuesday morning on I-35, southwest of Emporia, in Lyon County.

The Kansas Turnpike Authority says I-35 is still down to one lane in the area while emergency crews work the crash.