Council Grove Man Killed In Motorcycle Accident In Morris County

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TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW)-- A council Grove man was killed Friday night when he was struck by an oncoming car.

Shortly after 7:00 pm Friday night,18 year-old Ethan Carroll was riding a 2001 triumph motorcycle east on US 56 when he lost control of his motorcycle.

Crashing the bike over on its side and crossing into the west bound lane. He was then struck by a 1997 Honda Accord driven by 18 year-old Amanda Wilson of Wichita.

Carroll was taken to Morris Hospital in Council Grove, where he was pronounced dead. The patrol officer on scene said Carroll was wearing a helmet.