Jun 27, 2020 9:00 PM

Sheriff: One dead, one injured in UTV accident

Posted Jun 27, 2020 9:00 PM

POTTAWATOMIE COUNTY — Law enforcement authorities are investigatating a fatal accident in Pottawatomie County

Just after 8:30p.m. Friday, the Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call reference to an injury accident in the area of Oak Grove Road and Bigelow Road in rural Olsburg Pottawatomie County, according to Sheriff Shane Jager.

Upon Deputies arrival at the scene, they found a single vehicle accident involving a UTV on Bigelow Road.

The driver of the UTV was pronounced dead at the scene and a passenger suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

The incident remains under investigation.

Pottawatomie County EMS, Olsburg Fire Department and Kansas Highway Patrol assisted in this investigation. Authorities released no additional details.