Wichita man killed by semi on Kansas interstate

February 19, 2020 - 6:04 pm

A Wichita man who was changing a flat tire died when he was hit by a semi-trailer truck on a Kansas interstate. 

The Kansas Highway Patrol reports the truck drove away from the crash early Tuesday on Interstate 35 in Franklin County. The driver was later stopped by law enforcement officers near Gardner, about 15 miles from the crash scene near Ottawa. Trooper said the truck driver drove over the edge line in the right lane and struck and killed Sidney Leroy Huff, 73.

 A passenger, 23, in the car was not injured. 

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