Wichita man killed in wrong-way crash with semi

The car was southbound on northbound I-135

WICHITA, Kan. - A man is dead after a head-on crash with a semi truck in south Wichita.

State troopers said 24-year-old Luke Hoskins was driving a car southbound in northbound lanes of Interstate 135 around 8 Wednesday evening. The car crashed into a northbound semi truck south of the Pawnee exit and north of Hydraulic.  Hoskins is the son of Wabaunsee County sheriff Rob Hoskins. 

Hoskins was taken to a hospital in critical condition, and the Kansas Highway Patrol crash log states Hoskins was pronounced dead at 12:28 a.m. Thursday.

The 45-year-old man driving the semi truck was not seriously hurt.

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