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Saturday, November 13, 2021

Mound City man killed in Linn County fatality crash

On November 12th around 6:15 p.m. the Kansas State Highway Patrol Linn County along with Linn County Kansas Sheriff's Deputies responded to a one vehicle fatality accident on K7 at milepost 97.7 Southbound or 612 Feet North of Leasure Road.

The Kansas State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred when the 2004 Toyota Highlander driven by 57 year old Thomas E. McCarty of Mound City, Kansas drifted off the right side of road, he apparently lost control after over-correcting and the vehicle ran off the right side of the road again and overturned several times.

Mr. McCarty was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident and he was transported to Schneider Funeral Home.

View crash report here: