FAIRWAY, Kan. — The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a deadly single-vehicle crash Sunday morning in Fairway.
The crash was reported just after 3 a.m. at 55th Street and Shawnee Mission Parkway.
The sheriff’s office said the wreck was due to excessive speeds and the driver appears to have hit a tree on the side of the road with the vehicle split in half.
The driver, identified as 28-year-old David Lawrence Hutchinson, was killed on impact.
The sheriff’s office reported just before 8 a.m. that the scene was clear and the roadway is back open to traffic.
The crash remains under investigation.