Jziya Bryant dies in fatal Sedgwick County car crash

Fatal Sedgwick County car crash death of Jziya Bryant – Obituary

In a tragic incident near Pawnee and Woodlawn on Wednesday afternoon, the Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office has sadly confirmed the passing of Jziya Bryant, who was the driver of a Cadillac involved in a two-vehicle collision.

Alongside this heartbreaking loss, a 17-year-old passenger in the same car and the driver of the pickup truck that the Cadillac collided with sustained injuries of a “moderate” nature, according to a sheriff’s lieutenant who was present at the scene.

In an update to this distressing news, 12 News has obtained further details regarding a severe accident that unfolded in southeast Wichita.

Upon clarification from initial reports, the Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office has officially stated that the incident, which left three individuals injured, one in critical condition, did not involve any of its deputies.

According to Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Lt. Matthew Lynch, the incident occurred at approximately 4:40 p.m. when a deputy was conducting radar operations near the intersection of Pawnee and Woodlawn.

The deputy bore witness to the catastrophic collision when a westbound Cadillac, traveling at an excessive speed, crossed the center line near Pawnee and Woodlawn, ultimately colliding with an eastbound pickup truck.

Tragically, the driver of the Cadillac sustained critical injuries, marking a devastating loss for the community. In addition, a 17-year-old passenger in the Cadillac and the driver of the pickup truck suffered injuries described by Lynch as “moderate” in severity.

This harrowing incident has left three individuals in varying states of harm, with one critically injured, shaking the tranquility of the neighborhood near Pawnee and Woodlawn.

As authorities continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding this tragic collision, our thoughts are with the victims and their families during this difficult time.

A total of three people have been affected by this calamitous crash near the intersection of Pawnee and Woodlawn. Sedgwick County dispatchers have confirmed that one individual is in critical condition, while two others are grappling with serious injuries. It is worth noting that a Sedgwick County deputy is among those who were injured in this unfortunate incident. As we gather more information, 12 News has dispatched a team to the scene to provide further updates on this developing situation.