Cherryvale man dies in accident Friday morning
Butler County Sheriff’s Department and emergency personnel responded to a fatality accident at 2:40 a.m. Friday morning at U.S. 400 and SE Teter Road, near Leon.
A 2016 semi tractor trailer, operated by Robert Riley, 51, of Cunningham, Kan., was eastbound on 400 when a 2006 Chevrolet, operated by James Walton Hill, 39, of Cherryvale, crossed the center line and struck the semi head on. Hill was pronounced dead on the scene. Riley was not injured.