Monday, May 7, 2012
Sedgwick County Sheriff officials have identified the victim as 77-year-old Marilyn Coslow.
Investigators say Coslow was the passenger in the car. They say it appears the vehicle was not in gear when she got out and started rolling, trapping her underneath. She died at the scene.
Saturday, May 5, 2012
A woman has died after being run over by a rolling vehicle in southeast Wichita.
It happened around 11:30 a.m. at Deer Lake Estates in Oaklawn, near 47th Street South and Broadview Drive.
Authorities report that a man and a woman were sitting in a car in the roadway, checking on a fence being built in the area. The car began rolling backward for unknown reasons.
The 77-year-old woman attempted to exit the vehicle and fell. She was then run over by the vehicle.
Upon arrival of EMS, the woman was in extremely critical condition and was pronounced dead at the scene shortly thereafter.