Man, 54, dead after car hits semi carrying logs on K-7 - KCTV5

Man, 54, dead after car hits semi carrying logs on K-7

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Authorities say one person has died after an accident on Kansas Highway 7.  The crash happened about 6:40 a.m. near Marxen Road. (KCTV5) Authorities say one person has died after an accident on Kansas Highway 7. The crash happened about 6:40 a.m. near Marxen Road. (KCTV5)
WYANDOTTE COUNTY, KS (KCTV) -

Authorities say one person has died after an accident on Kansas Highway 7.

The crash happened about 6:40 a.m. near Marxen Road.

Authorities say a tractor-trailer hauling logs was trying to turn left from K-7 onto Marxen when a black sedan couldn't stop on time and hit the truck.

The Kansas Highway Patrol identified the victim as Dennis W. Wagner, 54. Wagner was driving the sedan. 

A second wreck was also reported in the area. No serious injuries were reported.

One northbound lane and one southbound lane of K-7 have been closed.

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