UPDATE: Thursday, April 19, 2012
A Viola man has died after running into the back of a parked car in northwest Wichita.
It happened at 37th and Maize Road around 8:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Investigators said a 41-year-old Wichita man stopped his Dodge Charger at the intersection for a red light. Ronald G. Charlebois, 78, rear-ended the first vehicle.
Charlebois was taken to a Wichita hospital where he later died.
Authorities said witnesses reported Charlebois was speeding and driving erratically shortly before the accident. Police said speed and alcohol may have played a role in the crash. Toxicology reports are pending.