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.
Editor's Choice Videos
Join the Discussion
The Wichita Eagle is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.