Valley Center woman killed in Park City crash

One person died Tuesday morning in a crash at 85th Street North and Hydraulic in Park City, Kan.
One person died Tuesday morning in a crash at 85th Street North and Hydraulic in Park City, Kan.(KWCH)
Published: Dec. 6, 2022 at 10:09 AM CST
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PARK CITY, Kan. (KWCH) - Update: The Park City Police Department identified the person killed in the Tuesday morning crash at 85ht Street North and Hydraulic as 63-year-old Judy E. Ward, of Valley Center. Police said Ward died at the scene.

In the crash, reported a little before 9:30 a.m., police said a 34-year-old Wichita man was driving a flatbed truck south on Hydraulic and field to yield the right of way at the stop sign at the intersection with 85th Street. The truck hit a passenger car driven by Ward that was traveling west on 85th.

Police said the truck’s driver, Lewis D. Toombs, was taken to a Wichita hospital with unknown injuries.

The Park City Police Department said the Kansas Highway Patrol is assisting with the crash investigation.

One person has died in a crash in Park City. It happened around 9:15 a.m. on Tuesday.

Chief Phil Bostian, with the Park City Police Department, confirmed the traffic fatality. He said a lumber truck headed south on Hydraulic failed to yield to a car traveling west on 85th Street North.

The driver of the car died on the scene. The driver of the truck was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police are waiting to notify the victim’s next of kin before releasing their name.