Kansas Highway Patrol

Dreamstime
March 08, 2018 - 4:59 am
One person was killed Wednesday in a McPherson County traffic accident. It happened at 2 p.m. on I-135 about 12 miles north of McPherson. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol a northbound semi tractor-trailer hit the guard rail on the east side of the roadway, went into the ditch, and ran through...
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Dreamstime
Steve McIntosh
February 27, 2018 - 4:55 am
A man is dead after an officer-involved shooting at Wamego in northeast Kansas Monday night. The Kansas Highway Patrol reports the Wamego Police Department was investigating a carjacking. A short time later, a subject was reported to be riding a bicycle, with a gun. Officers attempted to make...
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KNSS News
Steve McIntosh
February 23, 2018 - 2:31 am
Two men are dead after a plane crash near Ulysses, in southwest Kansas. The plane crashed Thursday night about five miles north of the Ulysses airport. The Kansas Highway Patrol reports the plane took off from Ulysses heading to Scott City, the pilot reported mechanical problems, and tried to...
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Dreamstime
February 14, 2018 - 4:59 am
A Texas man was killed Tuesday morning in a crash on the Kansas Turnpike. It happened southwest of Emporia in Lyon County around 8:30 a.m. The Kansas Highway Patrol says a semi tractor-trailer was southbound on the turnpike when it left the roadway, struck an embankment, overturned and caught fire...
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Dreamstime
February 09, 2018 - 5:00 am
One man is dead after a traffic accident in the Western Kansas city of Kinsley. The Kansas Highway Patrol reports that just after 9 p.m. Thursday a car southbound on Colony Street in Kinsley went off the road, across a sidewalk, across 3 private yards, through a wooden fence, and struck a tree. The...
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Dreamstime
January 29, 2018 - 10:46 am
Authorities say a driver has been killed while fleeing from law enforcement in northeast Kansas. The Kansas Highway Patrol says 45-year-old Raymond Bosch Jr., of Effingham, failed to maneuver a curve early Sunday in Atchison. The patrol says his pickup truck then drove onto a private lawn, struck a...
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Dreamstime
January 27, 2018 - 9:51 pm
HAMLIN, Kan. (AP) — 40-year-old Ernest Reynolds III died in a crash about a mile east of Hamlin in northeastern Kansas. The Kansas Highway Patrol says Reynolds was westbound on 280th Road and was speeding when he lost control. The patrol says the car left roadway and went through a barbed wire...
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Dreamstime
January 21, 2018 - 10:40 am
A winter storm system has started moving into Kansas and major impacts will occur into Monday. Starting at Noon Sunday, The Kansas Division of Emergency Management is activating the State Emergency Operations center in Topeka to a partial level, to monitor the weather and coordinate any state...
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Dreamstime
January 08, 2018 - 5:34 am
A teenager from Maple Hill, Kan. has died after a single-vehicle crash in Wabaunsee County. It happened early Sunday around 1:00 a.m. 1.5 miles north of Alma. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol 18-year-old Andrew Sopoci was northbound on K-99 when he went off of the road, over-corrected and...
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Dreamstime
January 04, 2018 - 5:04 am
A man from Logan, Kan. is dead after his pickup crashed on Highway K-9, about four miles east of Logan in north-central Kansas. The Kansas Highway Patrol identifies the victim as 49-year-old Robert Speth. The Patrol reports for an unknown reason Speth slammed on his brakes, the pickup went into a...
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