SEDGWICK COUNTY —A Kansas man died in an accident just before 7a.m. Wednesday in Sedgwick County.
The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 2017 Honda Accord driven by Terry Eugene Echols Jr., 32, Wichita, was westbound on Kansas 254 just west of Greenwich.
The Honda rear-ended a 2013 Peterbilt semi driven by Shermichael L. Williams, 36, Shreveport, Louisiana, who had attempted a lane change just prior to the accident.
Echols Jr. was pronounced dead at the scene and was transported to the Sedgwick County Forensic Science Center. Williams and a passenger were not transported for treatment. Echols Jr. was not wearing a seat belt, according to the KHP.