Saturday, October 9, 2010
A Valley Center woman is dead after she hit a guardrail and was thrown from her motorcycle Saturday evening.
Forty-two-year old Beverly Schwenke, of Valley Center, was killed in the one vehicle accident.
Emergency crews responded to the accident on the 235/135/254 interchange in north Wichita at about 7:30 pm.
Investigators say the woman was traveling northbound on I-235 toward the K-254 ramp, when for an unknown reason, her motorcycle left the roadway.
The woman was pronounced dead at the scene. Witnesses say she was wearing a helmet.