Aug 05, 2022

Kansas bicyclist killed after struck by SUV in Hutchinson

Posted Aug 05, 2022 3:00 PM

RENO COUNTY — A  Kansas man riding a bicycle died in an accident just after 8p.m. Thursday in Hutchinson.

A Hyundai Tucson driven by 56-year-old Laurie Hinderliter of Hutchinson was northbound on Severance Street and struck 46-year-old Heath Volkman of Hutchinson on his bicycle at the 10th Street intersection, according to Hutchinson Police Capt. Michael Collins,

Volkman was pronounced dead at the scene. Hinderliter was taken to Hutchinson Regional Medical Center to be checked out and was later released.

The Hutchinson Police traffic unit continues to investigate the accident.