James Wilson Killed in Accident at US Hwy 160 in Grant County, KS

September 18, 2022
Victim's Name(s)
James Wilson
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

U.S. 160, Ulysses, Grant County, KS, U.S.

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Kansas Highway Patrol
Vehicles Involved
US Hwy 160
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Two semi-trucks were involved in a collision

What Happened

Kansas Highway Patrol officials are investigating a crash that killed a person at US Hwy 160 in Grant County, KS on September 18th, 2022. Police say the incident happened around 3 p.m. and involved a pair of semi-trucks colliding. Investigators believe a struck operated by 39-year-old Vernal Lattimore was headed westbound prior to slowing to make a turn onto Hwy 190 when it was struck in the rear by the second truck, operated by 74-year-old James Wilson. Wilson was taken to an area hospital for treatment of injuries he later died from. Lattimore was not injured. Additional information was not not immediately available.

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