Driver of Chevy pickup was pronounced deceased in single-vehicle accident on Argonia Road

Greg Williams
Wellington Daily News
Sumner County Sheriff's police car

On Sunday, August 1, at 12:33 a.m., Sumner County Sheriff Deputies were dispatched to the 400 block of South Argonia Road.

There was a single-vehicle rollover accident with one subject ejected from the vehicle.

When deputies arrived, they found the driver, Veryl D M Crittenden III, (AM, 44, of Wichita) lying next to the vehicle.

Crittenden was traveling southbound on Argonia Road when the vehicle left the roadway on the east side striking a culvert; the vehicle rolled and ejected Crittenden.

Argonia Fire personnel was on scene performing CPR until Caldwell EMS arrived on the scene and pronounced Crittenden deceased. Crittenden was operating a 2007 Chevy 1500 pickup, the vehicle was destroyed.