Jun 17, 2022

Kansas man dies after Brown County motorcycle crash

Posted Jun 17, 2022 9:00 AM

BROWN COUNTY—A Kansas man died in an accident that was reported just before 6p.m. Thursday in Brown County.

The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 2005 Yamaha XVS65T driven by  Luke E. Scheidt, 51, Hiawatha, was southbound on Kansas 73 one mile south of the Nebraska State line.

The motorcycle left the roadway to the west, crossed a driveway and overturned.

Scheidt was pronounced dead at the scene. He was wearing a helmet, according to the KHP. The actual time of the accident is unknown at this time.