Death: 12-Year-Old Boy Killed In A Car Accident In Berryton
Sheriff Brian Hill of the Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office confirmed that a 12-year-old child died as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile collision in the 8300 block of S.E. Ratner Road in Berryton, Kansas, in an email.
According to wibw.com, The names of those who were involved in the tragedy were released by the victims’ families to 13 NEWS, along with a photo of Landon. Landon Turner, 12, of Olathe, and Dalton Turner, 19, of Berryton, were the drivers.
The accident occurred at 12:30 a.m. on Sunday. The accident was reported to the Shawnee County Emergency Communications Center, which informed first responders.
According to the Sheriff’s office, a 2004 Acura was traveling southbound when it lost control, entered the west ditch, and collided with a culvert, rolling many times. Landon Turner was thrown out of the car.