Nov 27, 2019 11:10 AM

Man from Hays dies after rollover crash in Russell County

Posted Nov 27, 2019 11:10 AM

RUSSELL COUNTY — One person died in an accident just after 8:30p.m. Tuesday in Russell County.

The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 1992 Olds Ciera driven by Dustin J. Lohrmeyer, 29, Hays, was southbound on 187th Street just south of 15th Street. 

The vehicle entered the west ditch and the driver over corrected. The vehicle slid broadside across both lanes into the east ditch, became airborne into a field, rolled and the driver was ejected.

Lohrmeyer was pronounced dead at the scene and transported to Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary. He was not wearing a seat belt, according to the KHP.