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For Immediate Release
Date: August 25, 2021
Contact: Lieutenant Benjamin Blick
Telephone: 316.660.3880

Fatality Accident 08.24.21


DATE:                                                AUGUST 25, 2021

AGENCY:                                          SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

LOCATION:                                       WICHITA/SEDGWICK COUNTY, KANSAS

TELEPHONE:                                   (316) 660-3900

CONTACT:                                        LIEUTENANT BENJAMIN BLICK


On August 24, 2021, at 6:08 P.M., deputies were dispatched to a vehicle injury accident near the intersection of 79th Street South and Hillside. During the collision investigation deputies learned an eastbound Nissan Rogue operated by a 61 year old female struck a northbound Chevy Malibu operated by a 53 year old female. The operator of the Malibu crossed the centerline and lost control as she was negotiating a curve at the intersection.


The operator of the Chevy Malibu, Dana Pabst of Wellington, died at the scene.


The operator of the Nissan Rogue was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.  


The circumstances of the collision are under investigation.





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