Newton man killed in Reno County crash

KWCH – May 21, 2017


A Newton man is dead after a crash early Tuesday morning. Crews were called to 4th and Avery at around 12:30 a.m.


They found a car had crossed the centerline and exited the road to the left. The car struck a tree and came to rest. The driver, 36-year-old Kevin Chambers, was found dead at the scene.


The Reno County Sheriff's Office says they are looking into what happened. There are no marks on the road indicating a change of speed or sudden turn.


Chambers was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.


No one else was hurt.