WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — According to the Sedgwick County District Attorney’s Office, Jensen Lay, of Tempe, Arizona, pled guilty to one count of involuntary manslaughter Thursday after a fatal car crash in west Wichita in October 2020.
The fatal crash happened near the intersection of Tyler and 9th Street North just before noon on Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020.
According to investigators with the Wichita Police Department, Lay was driving south on Tyler at a high rate of speed and lost control. His car slammed into two pickup trucks that were headed north on Tyler.
As a result of the crash, Wichita police say Jensen’s daughter, Aryana Lay, 14, died at the scene.
Lay is scheduled to be sentenced on Friday, Feb. 17.