Potwin Ks. Man Dies in Crash with Semi in Butler Co.
Jerry Sherwood Reporting
ELDORADO, Kan. - A Potwin Kansas man died in a crash with a semi-truck in Butler County Thursday morning.
Butler County Undersheriff Tony Wilhite says around 10:45 a.m. a small pickup was southbound on K-196 at N.W. 10th Street, west of Eldorado. Wilhite says witnesses told investigators that "the driver of the small pickup ... abruptly entered into the lane of the northbound semi" and the vehicles collided head on.
36 year old Justin Weiss was pronounced deceased on the scene. The driver of the semi was taken to Wesley Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries. He was identified as 54 year old Henryk J. Przylucki of Elk River, MN