NESS CITY, KS A Ness City, Kansas man was killed as he tried to get his truck freed from a muddy ditch. The accident happened late Tuesday on a county road, southwest of Ness City.
The Kansas Highway Patrol said Darren McVicker, 46, got his pickup truck stuck in a ditch along Ness County "J" road. McVicker fell under the rear tire and the truck ran over him.
McVicker was pronounced dead at the scene.