Kansas man dies in crash with dump truck

Linn County location of Friday's fatal crash

Linn County location of Friday’s fatal crash

A Kansas man died in a crash with a dump truck on Friday in Linn County.

According to the Kansas Highway Patrol sixty-four year old Roy Bright of Pleasanton was driving a 2013 Freightliner Dump Truck northbound on Scott Road when he hit a1998 Infiniti Q45 driven by fifty-eight year old Steven Nickelson of Mound City. Nickelson was stopped, at a stop sign, at the intersection of K52 and Scott Road.

The truck driver did not see oncoming traffic, proceeded north through the intersection and hit the car in the westbound lane of K52. The car came to a stop in the north ditch.
Nickelson died at the scene. Bright was not injured.