Potwin man killed in Butler County crash

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BUTLER COUNTY, Kansas – A Potwin man was killed in an accident Thursday morning near El Dorado.

It happened at K-196 and NW 10th Street just after 9:30 a.m.

Deputies arrived on the scene and found a pickup that struck a semi head-on.

The driver of the semi was transported to Wesley Hospital with serious injuries.

The driver of the pickup, 36-year-old Justin Weiss of Potwin, died at the scene.

The investigation at the scene revealed the driver of the pickup was not wearing his seat belt.

The driver of the semi was wearing his seat belt.



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