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Viola man dies in ATV accident

A 25-year-old Viola man died after an accident Saturday at 63rd Street South and 263rd Street West, Sedgwick County sheriff's officials say.

Sgt. Troy Wells said Adam Hoheisel died when he pulled out westbound on 63rd Street South in an ATV he was driving. Witnesses said Hoheisel did not stop at a stop sign and crashed into a 2001 van traveling northbound on 263rd Street West.

No one else was injured, Wells said.

The accident occurred about 2:35 p.m. Saturday. Hoheisel died from his injuries a few hours later at a Wichita hospital, Wells said.

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