Officials ID Person Killed In Auburn Accident

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AUBURN, Kan. (WIBW) - Few details were released Saturday morning following a one-car accident that claimed the life of one person.

It happened shortly after 9 a.m. in the 7500 Block of SW Valencia Road.

A Cadillac left the roadway, entered the ditch and hit a tree.

A man who lives on the land said he heard something overnight but when he went to check on it, he couldn't see anything. When he woke up Saturday morning, he said he saw the car in the tree line. He said that he had never seen the car before nor did he know the person in it.

The person in the car was identified Monday as Levi J. Miller, 32, of Topeka.

Shawnee County Sheriff's Officers worked the accident. A Lifestar helicopter also responded.

Officials planned to release further details regarding the incident Monday afternoon.