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November 14, 2019 - 1:38 pm
A 62-year-old Arkansas City man was found dead early Thursday morning on railroad tracks after apparently having been struck by a train overnight. The Arkansas City Police Department was dispatched at 12:02 a.m. to BNSF Railroad property located in the 1400 block of South D Street, between East...
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September 03, 2019 - 6:14 pm
The Leavenworth County Sheriff's Office is seeking information about a hit-and-run accident that left a man dead. Undersheriff Jim Sherley says Emanuel Ross, 34, of Lawrence, was found dead early Monday west of Lansing. Authorities believe Ross was hit at least once by an unidentified motorist, who...
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July 31, 2019 - 6:54 pm
One person is dead following an industrial accident in southern Sedgwick County. The Sheriff's office is investigating the accident that took place Wednesday afternoon at Youngers and Son's manufacturing on west K-42 near Viola. Fire units from Clearwater, Wichita and Sedgwick County, responded to...
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July 11, 2019 - 7:30 pm
Authorities say a woman who was wounded in a double shooting at a Kansas City, Kansas, deli was initially reported as dead but is alive. The shooting Wednesday at the Edwards Original Corner Market & Deli left one man dead. Police initially said the woman also had died but said Thursday she is...
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July 11, 2019 - 6:56 pm
Authorities say a pilot killed when his small plane crashed into a western Missouri grain bin had experienced engine problems. The National Transportation Safety Board said in its preliminary report that the right engine becane stuck as John McConnell Jr.. 80, descended toward an airport in the...
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July 10, 2019 - 8:00 pm
Authorities say a man has been killed in a hit-and-run crash on a Kansas highway. The Kansas Highway Patrol says Tyler Kuhn, 22, of Norton, was struck Tuesday night while walking across U.S. 36 in Norton County. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The patrol reported provided no information about...
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July 08, 2019 - 8:05 pm
Authorities say a Salina man has died after a fight in a fast-food restaurant parking lot. Salina Police Capt. Gary Hanus said in a news release that officers were called Friday afternoon to a McDonald's for a report of an unconscious person. Scott McMurray, 32, was transported to the Salina...
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June 20, 2019 - 7:56 pm
Authorities say a Topeka man died while trimming trees. The Shawnee County Sheriff's Office says Cory Harr, 31, died Thursday near Silver Lake in northwest Shawnee County. Harr worked for Capital City Tree Care. He did not live at the scene of the accident. Further details about the circumstances...
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June 17, 2019 - 8:01 pm
Police say a suspect in the death of a woman is in custody after a five-hour standoff with Topeka police. The standoff began Sunday about noon when police responding to a call found a woman dead at a home. Topeka police on Monday identified the woman as Kyong "Carol" Wood, 69, of Topeka. They did...
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May 28, 2019 - 9:26 pm
A northeast Kansas woman has been killed by a massive tree falling on her home while she was in the living room. The death occurred Tuesday morning in Leavenworth. Authorities have not yet released the victim's name. Leavenworth Fire Chief Gary Birch said authorities believe the tree might have...
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