Kansas Highway Patrol

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November 16, 2017 - 5:21 am
Kansas Highway Patrol Troopers plan to be more visible between now and the end of the year in an effort to get people to drive more cautiously. Trooper Ben Gardner says the KHP is more active and visible during the holiday season. "The more visible we are the more it gets a person to self-regulate...
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Ted Woodward
November 14, 2017 - 2:41 pm
Throughout the month of October, the Kansas Highway Patrol worked numerous special enforcements related to traffic safety issues, including speeding, seat belts, and DUI patrols. These enforcements were in addition to the work Patrol personnel respond to on a regular basis on Kansas roads. The...
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November 06, 2017 - 4:37 am
PROTECTION, Kan. (KNSS) – One man has died after a single-vehicle crash in Comanche County. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol the crash happened about one mile south of Protection, Kansas at 1:30 a.m. Sunday. The KHP says 18-year-old Joaquin Alonso Rivero-Venegas of Coldwater was driving...
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October 31, 2017 - 4:59 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (KNSS) – The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks, and Tourism announced that game wardens, Kansas Highway Patrol troopers and county sheriff’s officers will conduct joint highway checkpoints at various locations on Sunday, November 12, 2017. Upland bird, deer and migratory bird...
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October 30, 2017 - 5:06 am
SALINA, Kan. (KNSS) - A pedestrian was killed on I-70 in Salina on Saturday Morning. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol a car westbound on I-70 got on the ramp to go northbound on U.S. 81 at 5:40 a.m. The car struck a pedestrian who was standing in the middle of the ramp. The pedestrian, 26-...
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October 29, 2017 - 1:51 am
A missing Iowa man has been found dead in Kansas. Jake Roos, from Ashton, Iowa, was reported missing Friday. He was last heard from at 1 A.M. that morning. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, Roos died in a one vehicle accident a little before 2 A.M. The report says he was driving on U36 just...
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October 28, 2017 - 6:13 pm
SALINA, Kan. (AP) - A Kansas man died when he was hit by a vehicle as he walked on an interstate exit. The Kansas Highway Patrol says 26-year-old Jerry Hurde Jr., of Salina was killed in the accident early Saturday. The patrol says a vehicle driven by 35-year-old Kristin Heald, of Minneapolis, was...
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October 25, 2017 - 5:29 am
GARDEN CITY, Kan (KNSS) - The Kansas Highway Patrol closed Highway 50 west of Anderson Road in Finney County after two trucks collided there Tuesday afternoon. One truck was carrying sulfuric acid. A valve broke on the truck in the accident. The acid had to be secured before the truck was moved in...
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October 09, 2017 - 4:55 am
KISMET, Kan. (KNSS) – One person is dead after a three-vehicle crash involving a semi in southwest Kansas. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, it happened just after 3 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of U.S. 54 and Delaware in the Seward County town of Kismet. Troopers say an eastbound car...
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Max Power
October 08, 2017 - 9:32 pm
MONTEZUMA, Kan. (KNSS) - A car crash Saturday morning on the US56 and K23 junction in Gray county has claimed the life of an eleven year old girl. According to reports from the Kansas Highway Patrol, a 48-year-old woman was driving southbound on K23 when she failed to stop at a stop sign and was...
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