Fatal Crash

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September 19, 2017 - 5:14 am
EMPORIA, KAN. (KNSS) – One man was killed in a single vehicle accident involving a semi near Emporia. According to the Lyon County Sheriff's Office it happened after 4 a.m. A semi eastbound on U.S. 50 struck a bridge railing and left the roadway. It rolled over and came to rest on its side. The...
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September 12, 2017 - 4:45 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - The Kansas Highway Patrol worked 4 fatal traffic accidents on Monday morning. Each one involving a semi truck. The first happened at 7:40 a.m. on U.S. 56 near K-23 when a pickup truck driven by 21-year-old Zachariah Hammond of Montezuma, Kan. crossed the center line and...
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August 07, 2017 - 1:28 pm
According to the Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Department, a newlywed couple was killed when a pickup truck rolled over and hit a tree. It happened early Saturday evening southwest of Wichita, near the intersection of 103rd Street West & 79th Street South. Investigators believe the pickup was north...
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July 21, 2017 - 9:34 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Funeral services have been set for an Illinois man killed along with a passenger when his World War II-era aircraft crashed in Kansas earlier this week. Visitation for Vlado Lenoch, 64, of Burr Ridge will be held Sunday in the Chicago suburb of Willowbrook. His funeral will be held...
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July 10, 2017 - 4:27 am
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (KNSS) - Two people were killed, two others injured in a traffic accident in Kansas City, Kan. Police were called before 1 a.m. Sunday to the 6300 block of Rowland Avenue where officers located a pickup truck that had collided with a tree. Officers say the truck was stolen and...
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June 30, 2017 - 4:54 am
OTTAWA, Kan. (KNSS) - One dead, two injured in a traffic accident on I-35 in Franklin County. It happened near Georgia Rd., southwest of Ottawa, Kan. after 4 p.m. Thursday. A Winnebago camper was northbound on I-35 when it went off the road, swerved back onto the road going briefly airborne before...
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June 22, 2017 - 4:25 am
LIBERAL, Kan. (KNSS) - The Kansas Highway Patrol reports a 14-year-old Liberal boy died Wednesday night when an ATV flipped over north of the city. KHP says Brett Cunningham was a passenger in a Polaris on private property. The ATV went out of control at high speed and flipped. The 16-year-old...
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June 20, 2017 - 9:22 pm
SALINA, Kan. (AP) — A man has been sentenced to seven years in prison in connection with a 2016 head-on collision that killed a central Kansas woman. The Salina Journal reports that Patrick Driscoll, 34, was sentenced Monday in Saline County District Court after pleading no contest to felony...
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June 05, 2017 - 3:32 am
FALL RIVER, Kan. (KNSS) - One man is dead after a traffic accident in Greenwood County. It happened early Sunday morning just after midnight, east of Fall River on U.S. 400. An eastbound van crossed the centerline and struck a semi-truck head on. The Kansas Highway Patrol reports the driver of the...
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May 22, 2017 - 9:44 am
DODGE CITY, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Highway Patrol says one person was killed and seven others were injured when a driver hit a bull standing in the highway. The patrol says 66-year-old Alma Bencomo, of Dodge City, died after her vehicle hit the bull Saturday on U.S. 400, about 26 miles (40...
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