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For Immediate Release
Date: April 10, 2022
Contact: Lieutenant Benjamin Blick
Telephone: 316.660.3880

Fatality Accident 04.09.22


DATE:                                         APRIL 10, 2022

AGENCY:                                    SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

LOCATION:                                 WICHITA/SEDGWICK COUNTY, KANSAS

TELEPHONE:                             (316) 660-3880

CONTACT:                                  LIEUTENANT BENJAMIN BLICK


At approximately 8:11 A.M. on April 9, 2022, a Dodge truck and Suzuki passenger car collided at the intersection of 85th Street North and Ridge Road. The driver of the Suzuki was eastbound on 85th Street North and entered the intersection without stopping at the posted stop sign. The southbound Dodge truck struck the Suzuki on the driver’s side.


The 48-year-old female driver of the Suzuki, Catherine Granell of Rayville, Missouri, died at the scene.


The 61-year-old male driver of the Dodge truck from Sedgwick, Kansas was not injured.


Stop signs are posted at the intersection for east and westbound traffic on 85th Street North.


The circumstances of the collision are under investigation.




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