Cimarron, KS (westernkansasnews.com) An accident started a chain of events that killed two people and forced Highway 50 to close Thursday morning east of Cimarron. The victims have been identified as 50 year old Chris Hamilton of Garden City and 27 year old Christopher Conrardy of Cimarron. KHP Lieutenant Josh Biera describes what happened.
The driver who struck both men has been identified as 23 year old Darrell Wright II of Woodward, Oklahoma. Wright has been taken to Western Plains Medical Complex in Dodge City.