Wichita police say man dies in crash while fleeing police
July 22, 2021
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A 28-year-old man died Wednesday in a collision while he was fleeing from police, Wichita police said.
Police spokesman Charley Davidson said officers were looking for the man regarding a report of prior drug trafficking while armed. Police pulled him over for a traffic violation but the man took off in his vehicle, KAKE-TV reported.
He collided with a pickup truck near Park City. The suspect died at the scene. The 43-year-old truck driver was hospitalized with injuries that were not considered life threatening.
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