Sheriff: Pedestrian dies after being hit by truck in southern Sedgwick County

Sedgwick County Sheriff

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – The Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Department said a 32-year-old man from Derby was struck by a pickup truck Wednesday morning. It happened around 9:30 a.m. near 83rd Street South and Hillside.

The sheriff said Kyle R. Boucher was walking across 83rd when he was struck by a westbound Ford F-150 pickup driven by a 55-year-old man from Wichita.

Boucher was transported to a local hospital with critical injuries and later died.

The sheriff’s office continues to investigate the fatality. No word on whether the man who hit the pedestrian will be cited.


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