63-year-old dies in Montgomery County crash

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MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Kan. – A Coffeyville, Kansas man dies in a two-vehicle crash.

The crash happened this morning, Jan. 29, around 9:26 a.m. Montgomery County deputies responded to CR 3700 and CR 3600, South of Independence, for a reported two-vehicle crash.

Independence Fire/EMS and Independence Rural Fire Department also responded.

According to the Sheriff’s Office, a Chevrolet 1500 truck was going north on CR 3700 and crashed with a 2006 Chevrolet Impala, which was going west on CR 3600.

EMS took the driver of the truck, Rickey D. Buie, 63 of Coffeyville, Kansas, to Labette Health in Independence where he died due to injuries.

The driver of the Impala was not injured.

“The thoughts and prayers of the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office are with the family.” – Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office.