Tescott man dies after Salina crash
Updated On: Jan 05 2014 02:34:26 PM CST
The driver of a truck has died after crashing into a tree in Salina.
It happened about 3:30 p.m. Friday at Broadway and Chicago.
Police Cpt. Mike Sweeney said the driver, 71-year-old Richard Smock, of Tescott, lost control of the truck and ran into a tree.
He was rushed to Salina Regional Health Center with life-threatening injuries.
The Salina Journal reports a medication condition may have played a role in the accident. Witnesses reported seeing Smock slumped over in the driver's seat shortly before the crash.