Son of Wabaunsee Co. Sheriff dies in head-on crash

The son of Wabaunsee Co. Sheriff Robert Hoskins is dead after a head-on crash in south Wichita Wednesday night.

According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, Luke Hoskins, 24, of Wichita died around 8 p.m. Wednesday on I-135.

KHP says Hoskins was driving a 2003 Chevrolet Cavalier Southbound in the Northbound lanes and struck a semi-tractor trailer head on.

Officials say Hoskins' car left the road and entered the center median where it rolled.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the big rig was not injured.

Sheriff Robert Hoskins confirmed the news on Facebook Thursday morning.