Teen dies in Friday motorcycle accident

Posted 2 years ago

By Post Staff

A teenager was killed in a Friday evening motorcycle accident.

According to the Kansas Highway Patrol eighteen year old Ethan RobertScreen Shot 2013-08-31 at 8.23.49 AMCarroll of Council Grove was riding a Triumph motorcycle east on US 56, 5 miles east of Herrington.

He lost control, laying the motorcycle over on its side and crossed into westbound lane and was hit by a 1997 Honda Accord driven by Amanda Mae Rose Wilson, age 18 of Wichita.

Carroll was transported to the hospital in Council Grove where he died. Wilson was also transported to the hospital. A passenger in the Honda was not injured. Carroll was wearing a helmet.

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