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For Immediate Release
Date: June 21, 2022
Contact: Lieutenant Benjamin Blick
Telephone: 316.660.3880

Fatality Accident 06.20.22



DATE:                                                JUNE 21, 2022

AGENCY:                                          SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

LOCATION:                                       WICHITA/SEDGWICK COUNTY, KANSAS

TELEPHONE:                                   (316) 660-3880

CONTACT:                                        LIEUTENANT BENJAMIN BLICK


At approximately 7:49 P.M. on June 20, 2022, a 2003 Buick Regal traveling southbound on West Street left the roadway and struck a tree east of West Street in the 5300 block south.  After the collision the vehicle caught fire.  


The 69-year-old female passenger of the Buick, Donna O’Reilly of Wichita, died at the scene.


The 73-year-old male driver, and husband of the deceased, was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.


The circumstances of the collision are under investigation. 




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