Wichita police identify man killed in early Saturday morning crash

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Published: Sep. 19, 2020 at 6:06 AM CDT
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WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) - Update: The Wichita Police Department (WPD) identified a man killed in a single-vehicle crash on West 37th Street over the weekend as 33-year-old Steven Evans of Wichita.

Officers arrived in the 9600 block of West 37th Street around 2:45 a.m. on Saturday. They found Evans unresponsive and a 29-year-old woman seriously hurt but with non-life-threatening injuries. Evans died on the scene, and the woman was taken to the hospital by EMS.

The police investigation revealed that their blue Nissan Altima was westbound on 37th Street when the driver lost control and struck multiple trees in the median. The accident remains under investigation.

Saturday, September 19, 2020

One person was killed, another hurt in an early-morning crash in Maize. It happened around 2:45 a.m. 9600 block of W. 37th Street North between Maize and Tyler.

When officers arrived they located a 33-year-old man who was unresponsive, and a 29-year-old woman who had serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

Medical crews attempted life-saving measures on the man, but were unsuccessful. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The woman was transported to a local hospital.

The investigation revealed that the woman was driving westbound on 37th Street when she lost control and struck several trees in the median.

The crash remains under investigation.

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