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Phillips County crash kills Nebraska man

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Friday, March 15, 2013, at 9:15 p.m.

A Nebraska man died Thursday after his van veered off a Phillips County road, crashed through a fence and hit a tree, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol.

Michael A. Lampe, 53, was driving a 2008 Ford E-150 east on US-36 when the crash occurred around 11:45 a.m. Thursday, the KHP said. The van came to rest in a field to the south of the road.

Lampe, of Omaha, died at Phillips County Hospital, the highway patrol reports.

He was not wearing a seat belt, the KHP said.

Reach Amy Renee Leiker at 316-268-6644 or aleiker@wichitaeagle.com. Follow her on Twitter: @amyreneeleiker.

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