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Ted Woodward
August 06, 2019 - 1:33 pm
A woman died and six other people were injured in a crash in the southeast part of Kansas. The Kansas Highway Patrol says the accident occurred Monday evening near Fredonia when the driver of a Chevy Malibu ran a stop sign and collided with a Dodge Minivan. A passenger in the Malibu, 19-year-old...
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July 24, 2019 - 7:19 pm
A fatal accident involving a motorcycle shut down a busy stretch of highway in west Wichita, Wednesday afternoon. Troopers say a man in his 50's died after crashing with an SUV on I-235 near Zoo Blvd. Three people in the SUV were not injured. Traffic was shut down for several hours while the...
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Joe Raedle
July 17, 2019 - 6:09 pm
Authorities say a man has been struck and killed by an Amtrak train while walking across a stretch of railroad tracks south of Topeka. The man killed in Tuesday's crash has been identified as William Reynolds III, 64, of Topeka. Shawnee County sheriff's Sgt. Todd Stallbaumer says about 150...
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July 15, 2019 - 8:13 pm
A Texas woman died in a wreck that later led to a Kansas Department of Transportation worker being injured. The Kansas Highway Patrol says Patricia Falconer, 52, of Canyon Lake, Texas, died in the accident Monday on Interstate 35 in Osage County. Falconer lost control of her vehicle and over-...
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Matthew Harding
July 14, 2019 - 3:49 pm
Two people have died in a motorcycle crash in northeast Kansas. The Kansas Highway Patrol says the incident happened around 9:30 Saturday night along Interstate 35 just outside of Gardner. Troopers say a deer ran out in front a motorcycle driven by 37-year-old Jason Huen. They say when Huen hit the...
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July 10, 2019 - 7:58 am
A pedestrian was struck and killed Tuesday night by an unknown vehicle in Norton County, in northern Kansas. The Highway Patrol says it happened on U.S. Highway 36 after 10 p.m. The dead pedestrian was identified as 22-year-old Tyler J. Kuhn of Norton, Kan. The KHP has released no information on...
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July 05, 2019 - 9:50 pm
A Kansas boy has died following a July 4th accident. It happened around 7:30 p.m. Thursday night in Colby. Police say the boy was severely injured by a possible firework. He was transported to an area hospital, but died from his injuries. The incident remains under investigation. Wichita Mayor Jeff...
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June 26, 2019 - 11:34 pm
An employee with the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism was fatally injured at the Milford Wildlife Area. It happened June 25, when the all-terrain vehicle he was operating overturned and rolled down an embankment, pinning him underneath. He was identified as Mark Jackson, 48, a...
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Ted Woodward
June 24, 2019 - 2:34 pm
A woman died in a traffic accident in northwest Wichita; she has been identified as 43-year-old Erika Geromal of Wichita. It happened at about noon Sunday at 34th Street North & Ridge Road, involving a gray Audi A4 driven byl Geromal, and a gray Jeep Wrangler. Police say Geromal turned left in...
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June 22, 2019 - 7:13 am
A person has died after crashing into a home near Haysville. It happened around Midnight, near 61st Street South and Walnut. Officials say a person drove their vehicle into a home and died at the scene. The cause of death has not been determined at this time. An occupant in the home was uninjured.
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