Derby man killed after striking bridge pillar

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) The Kansas Highway Patrol says a man has died in a single-vehicle crash at K-96 and I-235.

The accident happened at 12:35 a.m. on Thursday.

KHP says 30-year-old Matthew Cox was headed southbound on I-235 when his vehicle left the roadway on the right side.

The vehicle then struck a bridge pillar and caught fire.

Troopers say Cox was pronounced dead at the scene.