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Driver killed in Kansas crash was thrown from car as it rolled, troopers say

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A man is dead after a car crash in western Kansas, state troopers said.

Emergency crews were called at around 3 p.m. Wednesday to an area of County Road 9 about four miles west of K-25 in Wichita County, the Kansas Highway Patrol said in a crash report.

Gregory Ray Martinez II was taken to the Wichita County Health Center, where he died, according to the report.

Investigators determined that Martinez was driving a 2003 Chevrolet Cavalier southbound on County Road 9 when the car left the roadway and entered the ditch. The vehicle then rolled, and the driver was thrown from the car as it rolled.

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