Dodge City man dies after crash in Kiowa County

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KIOWA COUNTY, Kan. (KSNW) – A 58-year-old Dodge City man was killed in a crash west of Bucklin Monday. It happened around 2:15 p.m. on Highway 54.

According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, a 1996 Lincoln Town Car was eastbound on Highway 54 when it went left of center and struck a semi head-on.

The driver of the Town Car, 58-year-old Martin Kruse of Dodge City, died as a result of injuries in the crash.

The driver of the semi, a 55-year-old Larned man, was not injured in the crash.