MANTER, Kan. (KSNW) – KSN News has learned that the extreme cold temperatures claimed the life of a southwest Kansas man. It happened in the town of Manter in Stanton County on Sunday.
The coroner reported that the 52-year-old man froze to death to the National Weather Service.
The sheriff tells KSN the man was discovered by a family member.
In 2015, the National Weather service said 53 people died due to cold weather. Forty five people were killed due to heat.