RUSSELL COUNTY, Kan -- A Salina man was killed in a motorcycle crash near Wilson Lake.
KSAL reports that at approximately 11:50 a.m. Saturday, Russell County dispatchers received a report of a motorcycle accident near the east end of the Wilson Lake Dam.
The accident happened just south of the 232/181 intersection and involved a single motorcycle driven by 64-year-old Dennis C. Knouf of Salina.
According to a Sheriff’s Office press release, Knouf was traveling north on Highway 232 when his motorcycle went into the east ditch and wrecked coming to rest just south of the intersection.
Knouf was pronounced dead at the accident scene by the Coroner’s Office. He was wearing a helmet.
The crash is under investigation.