May 29, 2020 11:32 PM

Update: Kansas man dies after crash with semi

Posted May 29, 2020 11:32 PM

RENO COUNTY —One person died in an accident just after 2p.m. Friday in Reno County.

The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 2012 Ford Focus driven by  Mayer, Travis William Mayer, 35, Nickerson, was westbound on Kansas 14 four miles west of Nickerson.

The car crossed the center line and struck an eastbound 2006 Kenworth semi driven by  Jaret Taylor Frack, 42, Bel Aire.

Vehicle 2, which was eastbound on K14.

Mayer was pronounced dead at the scene and transported to the Sedgwick County Forensic Science Center.

Frack was not injured. Both drivers were properly restrained at the time of the accident, according to the KHP.


A crash has closed K-14/K-96 at Sego Road west of Nickerson.

Regular traffic is being routed onto Sego Road and Fairview Road.

Truck traffic is being diverted onto 69th in Nickerson to U.S. 50.

Motorists should slow down and use caution through the area affected by the crash.