Kansas Highway Patrol

September 08, 2018 - 8:59 am
One person is dead after a two-vehicle accident this morning on U.S. Highway 50 near Halstead. The wreck occurred around 6:45 a.m. on U.S. 50 between Hertzler and Halstead roads. An eastbound semi crossed into the westbound lane, colliding with a SUV. A female passenger in the SUV, 73-year-old...
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July 14, 2018 - 7:25 am
The last of three inmates who escaped from an Arkansas jail has been apprehended in Kansas. Sharp County Arkansas Sheriff Mark Counts told Jonesboro television station KAIT that Randall Paul Sledge was arrested Friday by troopers with the Kansas Highway Patrol. Counts did not provide details on the...
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Dreamstime
July 06, 2018 - 10:59 am
The Kansas Highway Patrol has released its Independence Day Holiday Activity Report; the KHP assisted 433 motorists during the holiday-reporting period. The reporting period for the holiday ran from 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 3, through 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, July 4, 2018. The Kansas Highway...
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Dreamstime
June 04, 2018 - 7:56 pm
The Kansas Highway Patrol has arrested 16 protesters who blocked access to Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer's ceremonial office by sitting outside the door. The people arrested Monday for misdemeanor criminal trespassing were part of the Poor People's Campaign. They were protesting over health care issues...
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April 30, 2018 - 10:46 am
Authorities say a Kansas man was struck by a train and killed while struggling with a trailer that had detached from his pickup truck at a railroad crossing. The Kansas Highway Patrol identified the victim as 58-year-old David Miller, of Maple Hill. The patrol says Miller got out of the truck to...
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April 09, 2018 - 6:57 pm
Authorities say a Coffeyville firefighter and another man died when two pickup trucks collided. The Kansas Highway Patrol says the crash occurred Sunday afternoon on Route 166 west of Coffeyville. The patrol says a pickup heading east went left of center and hit and oncoming truck. Both drivers,...
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Dreamstime
March 31, 2018 - 3:13 am
They did their homework, passed their classes, graduated, and they got their shiny, new trooper cars this week. Now the newest members of the Kansas Highway Patrol are on the streets. In all, there are 38 new troopers patrolling areas across the state. The Highway Patrol was able to add the new...
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KNSS News
March 17, 2018 - 11:18 am
A Wichita Police officer and another man was injured in a collision Friday night. At approximately 10:45, the officer was responding to a burglary in progress call at a business near Central and Washington. The officer was driving south on Broadway when a truck, driven by a 71-year-old man, pulled...
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March 15, 2018 - 5:59 pm
The Kansas Highway Patrol says one person was killed and five others were injured in a crash that happened after one driver went the wrong way on Interstate 35. The crash happened Wednesday night just east of Ottawa. The patrol says a Chevy Suburban driven by a Kansas City, Kansas, man, 18, was...
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Dreamstime
March 09, 2018 - 4:42 am
One woman is dead after a traffic accident in Coffey County. It happened early Thursday, Coffey County 911 received a call about a traffic accident on 12th road 8 miles west of Burlington. The Kansas Highway Patrol says a westbound car left the roadway and rolled over coming to a rest on its top,...
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