Kansas man dies in crash on county road

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LA CYGNE, Kan. (KAKE) -

A 43-year-old man has died after authorities say he ran a stop sign and crashed in car on a county road in eastern Kansas.

The accident happened at around 6:30 p.m. Thursday about two miles west of La Cygne. The Kansas Highway Patrol says Shawn Teagarden was heading north on County Road 1095 and failed to stop at the stop sign at K-152. His Cadillac CTS then struck and embankment.

Teagarden, of La Cygne, died at the scene. The patrol's online crash log states he was not wearing a seat belt. 

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