Butler County Times Gazette
  • Pedestrian killed after stepping into KCK traffic

  • A 69-year-old pedestrian has died after stepping into traffic in Kansas City, Kan.
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  • A 69-year-old pedestrian has died after stepping into traffic in Kansas City, Kan.
    The Kansas City Star (http://bit.ly/PSmkE7 ) reported that the man was struck around 3:30 p.m. Monday. He then was rushed to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
    The man's family told authorities he had Alzheimer's and had wandered away from home earlier in the day.
    The man's name wasn't immediately released.

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