WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — A 57-year-old Wichita man died in a crash southeast of Wichita Monday. The crash happened around 7 a.m. at Kansas Highway 15 and 55th Street South.
Law enforcement officers at the scene told KSN News that the man, identified as David Carden, was driving a pickup westbound and ran a stop sign. A southbound SUV crashed into his truck.
A news release from the Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office said the circumstances of the collision remain under investigation. The release says that there are stop signs posted for east and westbound traffic.
Carden died at the scene. A 30-year-old Wichita man in the SUV was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Crash investigators closed southbound K-15 at 47th Street South and northbound K-15 at 63rd Street South.
By 8:30 a.m., 63rd Street South reopened. At 11:15 a.m., 47th Street reopened.