(LYONS, Kan.) — A man from Lyons dies in a crash Thursday night on U.S. 56 in Rice County.
The Kansas Highway Patrol says the crash happened about 10 minutes after 9:00 p.m. on U.S. 56 about two miles east of Lyons. Investigators say 55-year-old Luis Gonzales was driving west when he crossed the center line and struck an oncoming pick-up head on.
Gonzales died at the scene. The man driving the pick-up was critically hurt and taken to a hospital in Wichita.