Car Fire on KS Turnpike Friday, Dec. 6, 2019

A driver is OK after her vehicle caught fire on the Kansas Turnpike late Friday night.

The incident happened around 11 p.m. Friday near mile marker 44 – near the south Wichita exit. Stacy Endicott, of Wellington, was driving south on the turnpike.

Her Buick Enclave hit a piece of road debris, which punctured the gas tank, and the SUV caught on fire.

Terrence Nichols

Author: Terrence Nichols

Terrence Dean Nichols (T.D.) was born and raised here in Wellington, KS. After graduating from Wellington High School in 2008 Terrence focused on his photography and skateboarding while working small part time jobs. Terrence enjoyed working with kids as a Paraprofessional at Washington Elementary for 3 years Before becoming the videographer/film editor for Studio 55 in early 2017.