Crash in Coffeyville kills Oklahoma man riding motorcycle

06/29/2013 4:55 PM

06/29/2013 4:52 PM

A Oklahoma man died Saturday after he struck a car with his motorcycle, according to a Kansas Highway Patrol crash report.

Denis S. Gallagher, 58, was riding south on U.S. 169 just north of the Kansas-Oklahoma border in Coffeyville when he crossed into oncoming traffic, the highway patrol said. He reportedly hit a 2003 four-door Toyota about 1 p.m., the agency said.

Gallagher died from his injuries. The other driver, 51-year-old Diana Howard, was not hurt, the highway patrol said.

Both are residents of South Coffeyville, Okla., according to the crash report.

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