Archive for Monday, July 16, 2007

Leavenworth man killed in accident east of Tonganoxie

July 16, 2007

A 26-year-old Leavenworth man has died after an accident Sunday evening east of Tonganoxie.

According to a Kansas Highway Patrol report, at 7:42 p.m. Sunday, Garwin D. Kelly Jr. was driving his 2006 Suzuki motorcycle east on U.S. Highway 24-40 just east of Tonganoxie city limits when he ran into the trailer of a 1979 International truck, driven by a 69-year-old Tonganoxie man.

The driver of the truck, Lawrence L. Eiserman, was not injured.

Kelly was wearing a helmet.

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