Driver Killed in Interstate 70 Semi Crash
- Fri 06:20 AM 02/01/2013
An Idaho man is killed when his semi crashes on Interstate 70 in Ellsworth County Thursday afternoon.
According to the Kansas Highway Patrol 64-year-old Ronald Kehoe from Jerome, Idaho, was driving a tractor-trailer truck headed east. For an unknown reason he left the roadway and went into the south ditch. Upon re-entering the roadway, the truck and trailer flipped onto its side. It came rest blocking both eastbound lanes.
Kehoe, who was buckled up, was killed.
The crash happened just before 4:00 Thursday afternoon on Interstate 70 in Ellsworth County, about a mile west of the K 14 Junction.