GARDEN CITY, Kansas – Garden City police say 91-year-old Castulo Rosa passed away from his complications due to injuries sustained in an accident on his adult sized tricycle.
The accident happened Sunday in the 300 block of West Buffalo Jones.
When officers arrived, a white Honda Odyssey was parked in the eastbound lane of traffic, and an adult sized tricycle was on its side in the roadway in front of the vehicle.
Officials say 91-year-old Castulo Rosa was riding his tricycle westbound in the eastbound lanes of traffic.
Police say the 60-year-old driver of the Honda became distracted while driving and struck Rosas head on.
Rosas was transported to St. Catherine Hospital and then flown to Via Christi Medical Center in Wichita due to his injuries.
He passed away Wednesday. Police say the investigation is ongoing.