1 killed, another injured in crash northeast of Wichita

Local

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – The Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office says one person was killed and another was injured in a crash near K-254 and Greenwich early Saturday morning.

Deputies responded to the report of a truck driving westbound in the eastbound lanes of K-254 near 127th St. E. around 2:40 a.m. A few minutes after the initial call, someone reported a crash.

Lt. Daniel Oliver with the Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office says two vehicles were involved in the crash. One driver was pronounced dead on the scene, and the driver of the truck sustained minor injuries. Oliver says a 19-year-old man died in the crash.

Deputies are conducting an ongoing impairment investigation for possible alcohol or drugs. Additionally, the eastbound lanes of K-254 from Webb to Greenwich were closed for some time due to the crash.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Download the KSN News App and stay up-to-date wherever you are. You can even watch KSN News live for free!
Click here to get the app
Get it in the App store
Get it in the Google Play store

KSN Storm Track 3 Weather

Trending Stories