Man dies after crashing into bridge pillar on Kansas highway

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SUBLETTE, Kan. (KAKE) -

Authorities say a 52-year-old Kansas man was killed when he crashed his truck into a bridge support pillar.

The accident happened just after 3:15 p.m. Sunday on U.S. Route 83 in Haskell County. The Kansas Highway Patrol says Brian Quimby was heading north when he veered off the roadway and struck the pillar for the U.S. Route 160 bridge. 

Quimby, of Sublette, died at the scene. 

The patrol's crash log didn't state what caused Quimby's truck to go off the road.

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