Two killed in Dodge City two-vehicle accident
DODGE CITY, Kan. (KSNW) – A fatal accident involving two semis on Monday, December 13, 2021, has claimed the lives of two persons identified by the officials as Michael Hansen, 39, of Mohave Valley, Ariz., and 38-year-old Tamechical Morrison, of Mineral Wells, Tex.
The two-vehicle accident, according to Kansas Highway Patrol, happened in the east of Dodge City, around 4:53 a.m.
The preliminary investigation stated that a 2022 Peterbilt Semi driven by Morrison was moving northbound on Ford County Road 117, was approaching US Highway 50, he failed to yield to right-of-way traffic when his vehicle crashed with an eastbound 2020 Freighliner Semi driven by Hansen on US Highway 50.
The officials pronounced the two drivers dead. They sustained fatal injuries from the accident.
There is no further information regarding the accident.