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Man dead, woman hurt in northeast Wichita crash

It happened just after 8 p.m. near 13th and Hillside.
Deadly crash in northeast Wichita
Deadly crash in northeast Wichita(KWCHf | KWCH)
Published: Nov. 25, 2021 at 8:31 PM CST|Updated: Nov. 25, 2021 at 10:33 PM CST
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WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) - Update Friday, Nov. 26, 2021: Wichita police identified the driver killed in the Thursday night crash near 13th and Hillside as 65-year-old Leroy Grim, of Wichita.

Wichita Police say speed and alcohol may have contributed to a deadly crash Thursday night in northeast Wichita.

Officers responded to a two-car crash just after 8 p.m. near 13th and Hillside. They found a 65-year-old man who died from his injuries. A 67-year-old woman who was riding in the same vehicle was taken to the hospital with critical injuries.

Police arrested a 37-year-old man in connection to the crash. Officers will be processing the scene over the next several hours.

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