Roadside Crosses in Harvey County, Kansas


Many roadside memorials have been placed in Harvey County over the years.  Many more deaths from vehicle accidents were never marked by a roadside cross.

This page is dedicated to the memory of those whose lives were effected by these roadside accidents in Harvey County.  Information for this page was derived from the book, Sudden Stops:  Roadside Crosses in Harvey County by Darren McMannis.

Richard Conquest

According to the Kansas Highway Patrol fatal crash of two trucks on Interstate 135 about a mile and a half north of Hesston appears to have been weather-related. The patrol reported that a northbound Chevy truck went out of control Tuesday morning on I-135 just north...

Jordan Harris

A 19-year-old Newton man was killed in an automobile accident Saturday at about 6 p.m. near the intersection of First and Mockingbird in Newton.  According to police reports, a 17-year-old male was driving at a high rate of speed in a 2003 GMC Envoy, headed into town...

Jamie Ward

Highway 50 east of Walton /  Woman hospitalized after wreck on 50 near Walton  A 20-year-old Florence woman was hospitalized in critical condition Friday afternoon after the vehicle she was driving collided with a semi on U.S. 50 in northeast Harvey County. Jamie L....

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