HARVEY COUNTY – A Minneapolis man died Saturday night after being struck by an SUV on Interstate 135 in Harvey County.
According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, a 2014 Lexus RX350 driven by Daniel T. Cosgrove, 61, Wichita, was traveling southbound on I-135, about 12 miles north of Wichita, when a pedestrian, identified as Kalub J. Rowson, 20, Minneapolis, ran across the roadway in front of the SUV, striking the right front corner of the vehicle.
Rowson was pronounced dead at the scene and transported to the Sedgwick County Regional Forensic Science Center in Wichita. Cosgrove, and two occupants of his vehicle, were not injured.
All three of the vehicle’s occupants were properly restrained at the time of the accident, which occurred at about 10:15 p.m., according to the KHP.