Fatal Crash

May 16, 2019 - 7:08 pm
Two people are dead following a fiery crash near Topeka. The accident happened around 3:30 a.m. Thursday on Interstate 70 when a car and a box truck collided. Both vehicles left the roadway and the car caught fire. Officials on the scene said two people in the car died. The truck driver is...
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Ted Woodward
May 08, 2019 - 1:45 pm
Two family-members were killed and another critically injured on Sunday afternoon in downtown Wichita at Douglas & Broadway. They were in a car with a green light on Douglas that was hit by a south-bound driver on Broadway fleeing from police in a stolen BMW. Police arrested a 24-year-old...
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May 07, 2019 - 7:24 pm
Authorities have identified a driver who died following a three-vehicle chase and shooting in Council Bluffs. Police say Ethan Edgar, 18, of Hutchinson, Kansas, was killed. Police say the incident began when a man and several of his friends went looking for the man's stolen car Monday afternoon...
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May 07, 2019 - 2:40 am
One woman is dead after a crash on in Meade County. It happened before 10 a.m. Monday on U.S. 54 east of the the Meade/Seward County line. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol a car westbound pulled over on to the shoulder, then attempted to pull back out onto the roadway and was hit by a...
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April 29, 2019 - 5:25 am
An Arkansas man was killed in a traffic accident in southeast Kansas. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol it happened in Chautauqua County south of Sedan, Kan. before 5 p.m. Sunday. A pickup southbound on K-99 went into the ditch and rolled several times. The driver of the pickup, 57-year-old...
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April 25, 2019 - 2:30 am
One woman is dead after a crash on Kansas Highway 4 in Jefferson County. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol it happened after 7:35 Wednesday morning on K-4 2 miles north of Valley Falls. A car and a semi were southbound, and the car attempted to pass the semi. The driver of the car lost control...
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April 25, 2019 - 2:25 am
Cowley County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a fatal crash. It happened Wednesday in the 2000 block of U.S. 160 around just before 7 a.m. Sheriff's deputies said the investigation revealed a van owned by Best Cabs out of Wichita was traveling east and crossed the center line and hit a...
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April 19, 2019 - 7:04 pm
A man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for killing two passengers in a crash while fleeing from police in Kansas City, Kansas. Zackery Smith, 21, was sentenced Thursday after pleading guilty in February to an amended charge of second-degree murder. As part of the plea, prosecutors dropped...
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April 16, 2019 - 4:55 am
A suburban Kansas City teenager who was struck by an out-of-control car as she was walking home from school has died from her injuries. The Kansas City Star reports that 14-year-old Alexandra Rumple died Sunday. Overland Park, Kansas, police say she was struck Friday afternoon about a block away...
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April 09, 2019 - 7:18 pm
Authorities say one person and around a dozen head of cattle have died in a head-on wreck in rural Kansas. The crash happened late Monday on Kansas 196 near the Butler County town of Potwin, which is about 25 miles northeast of Wichita. The Butler County Sheriff's Office says it's unclear whether a...
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