Teacher identified as victim of Reno Co. accident
Buhler Public Schools says a teacher was killed Friday morning in a Reno County crash.
The district identifies the teacher as Jory Konrade.
Konrade was a teacher at Prairie Hills Middle School and a football coach at the middle school.
The Kansas Highway Patrol says the crash happened around 7:30 a.m. on K-61 between Hutchinson and Medora.
KHP says Konrade lost control of his Dodge Ram on a slick bridge and crossed into oncoming traffic, colliding head-on with a semi.
The big rig's driver, Shawn Hallbauer of Inman, was not hurt.