Kansas Highway Patrol 9.24.2018
The Kansas Highway Patrol responded to a fatality accident on Monday, Sept. 24, on U.S. Highway 36. At 4:55 p.m., Martin E. Lawrence, 53, of Wetmore was eastbound on U.S. Highway 36 in a 213 Peterbilt Truck, attempting to turn into a private driveway when his vehicle was rear-ended by Ronnie D. Myers, 47, of Hiawatha, who was driving a 2004 Chevy Cavalier. Myers was pronounced dead at the scene. He was not wearing a safety restraint. Lawrence had possible injury. He was wearing a safety restraint.