Monday, February 11, 2013
The Sedgwick County sheriff's office has identified the man killed in an accident Friday afternoon in the southern portion of the county.
Shortly before 4 p.m. Friday, an SUV veered over into oncoming traffic on Broadway between 111th and 119th Streets South. It hit a semi truck head on.
Deputies say the driver of the SUV, 42-year-old Christopher R. Ivy of Wichita, died at the scene.
No further information was released.
Friday, February 8, 2013
A Wichita man was killed in a crash involving a semi Friday afternoon in southern Sedgwick County.
It happened around 3:45 p.m. on Broadway between 111th and 119th streets, just north of the Sedgwick/Sumner County line.
Authorities say a 42-year-old Wichita man driving an SUV veered left of the center line and hit the semi head-on.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the semi was not seriously hurt.
Both lanes of Broadway were expected to be closed for several hours.
No names have been released. The accident is under investigation.