Son of Wabaunsee County Sheriff dies in south Wichita crash
The son of Wabaunsee County Sheriff Rob Hoskins has died in a south Wichita crash.
The Kansas Highway Patrol says the it happened around 8 p.m. Wednesday on I-135 near Hydraulic.
Luke Hoskins, 24, was headed southbound in the northbound lanes of I-135 when he drove head-on into a semi-truck.
Troopers say Hoskins was not wearing a seatbelt.
The northbound lanes of I-135 were shut down in south Wichita Wednesday night due to an injury crash.
Emergency crews temporarily closed the highway between Hydraulic and Pawnee due to the head-on crash involving a vehicle and a semi.
The Kansas Highway Patrol says the passenger vehicle was southbound in the northbound lanes of I-135, leading to the head-on crash with an empty tanker truck.
The semi driver was not seriously injured, the KHP says.
One person was in "very critical condition" after the crash reported a little after 8 p.m.