Man dies after September crash in south Wichita


WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – A crash in south Wichita on Sept. 24 has left 21-year-old Cannen Johnson dead.

Cannen Johnson (Courtesy: Sandra Christ)

Johnson was driving on Seneca near 41st Street when he lost control of his car, jumped the curb and hit a light pole.

He was trapped until emergency crews were able to free him. He was transported in critical condition to a local hospital where he later died.

A passenger inside was not seriously hurt.

Investigators are working to determine what caused the crash.

A celebration of life for Johnson will be held Saturday, Oct. 30 at 3 p.m. at Evergreen Park, 2700 N Woodland St. Balloons will be released in his memory. All are welcome and bikes are encouraged.

If you would like to help his family with funeral expenses, you can donate money to his GoFundMe.

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