Man dies after ATV accident in north Kansas
WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) - According to the Kansas Highway Patrol (KHP), a man has died after an ATV accident in Phillips county.
Around 3 P.M. Saturday, Terry Gitchel was driving the all-terrain vehicle north in a pasture near 550 East 700 Road, 12 miles northeast of Gretna, in Phillips county.
KHP says they received a call about the accident at 9:24 P.M. Saturday night and assisted the Phillipsburg Sheriff’s office.
The agency says Gitchel attempted to go up a steep incline in the ATV. The vehicle couldn’t make the incline and flipped over backwards.
Gitchel was a resident of Phillipsburg, he was 64-years-old.
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