HUTCHINSON, Kan. — A man has died following a crash last night in Hutchinson.
According to Hutchinson Police, an SUV was westbound on 43rd Street around 8:15 Monday night. The vehicle then left the roadway just west of Quivira Drive, then struck a culvert and utility pole.
The driver was taken by air to a Wichita hospital where he later died. He's been identified as 81-year-old William Rexroad of Hutchinson.
The accident remains under investigation.
The crash also knocked out power to about 500 customers, but service has since been restored.