Man dies in east Wichita crash

October 04, 2020 - 7:42 am
Wichita Police vehicle



A 19-year-old man is dead following a crash in east Wichita Saturday night.

It happened just after 9:30 p.m., in the 9300 block of east Central, west of Webb and Central.

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Wichita Police say the man was traveling eastbound on Central when the vehicle jumped the curb and struck two wooden utility poles. The vehicle then overturned onto its side.

The 19-year-old man died at the scene. He was the lone person in the single-vehicle incident. 

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

According to the Evergy website, power is still out to about 180 customers in the area.

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