KHP identifies person killed Thursday night on turnpike in Topeka
TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - The Kansas Highway Patrol has identified the person struck and killed by a vehicle Thursday night on the turnpike in south Topeka.
Authorities said a Ford SUV was headed westbound on I-470, just east of exit 177, around 8 p.m. when it hit a pedestrian.
The pedestrian, identified as Derick Taylor, 52, of Topeka died at the scene.
KHP said no other injuries were reported.
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