Two men killed in crash in Riley County

MANHATTAN, Kansas — Two men were killed in a fatal crash in Riley County Tuesday afternoon.

It happened just before 4 p.m. in the 4600 block of Tuttle Creek Boulevard in Manhattan.

The Kansas Highway Patrol says 90-year-old Frederick Danenberg and 85-year-old Michael Myers were in a passenger car leaving a state park.

The patrol says the vehicle was trying to cross Highway 24 when it was hit by a semi.

Both men were from Manhattan. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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