Driver killed in crash near K-96, Oliver

WICHITA — An 18-year-old man was killed early today in a one-car accident near K-96 and Oliver.

Wichita police said the driver was traveling south on Oliver at a high rate of speed when he lost control of the car and struck a median about 3:20 a.m. The car crossed into the northbound lanes, struck a pole and came to rest on its side.

The driver, whose name was not released, was pronounced dead at Wesley Medical Center, police said.