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I-70 crash kills Fort Riley man

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, at 8:49 p.m.

A 22-year-old Fort Riley man died Tuesday when his car slammed into concrete bridge pillars along I-70 in Ellsworth County, the Kansas Highway Patrol said in a crash report.

Calvin J. Michalak was traveling west on the interstate in a 2006 Pontiac G6 when the crash happened at 12:26 p.m., nine miles northwest of Ellsworth. The highway patrol said Michalak entered the median for an unknown reason before hitting the pillars.

He was the sole occupant of the car.

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

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