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Derby man dies from crash injuries

WICHITA — A Derby man has died from injuries he suffered in a one-vehicle crash Tuesday morning, officials said.

Rocky Houdek, 59, was driving on 95th Street South shortly before 10:45 a.m. Tuesday when he lost control of his pickup near the intersection of Bluff, went off the road, struck a power pole and ended up in a hedgerow, Sedgwick County Sheriff's Capt. George Mason said.

He was flown by air ambulance to Wesley Medical Center for treatment. He died Wednesday evening, a hospital official said.

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