Salina, KS

Now: 23 °

Currently: Cloudy

Hi: 48 ° | Lo: 25 °

Two Die While Fleeing on Stolen Motorcycle

KSAL StaffJuly 14, 2014

Wichita police say two people died when the stolen motorcycle they were riding collided with a vehicle.

Police identified the dead on Monday as Matthew K. Tanges and Angela M. Watson, both 26.

Wichita police Lt. Todd Ojile said a Sedgwick County sheriff’s deputy was following the motorcycle late Sunday but was not actively pursuing it. The speeding motorcycle ran a stop sign and a light before hitting the vehicle. Tanges and Watson were thrown off the motorcycle and later died at a Wichita hospital.

The driver of the car was not injured.

Ojile says the motorcycle was stolen last week.

Department of Corrections records indicate Tanges was convicted of fleeing/attempting to elude law enforcement three times since 2006.

Copyright © Rocking M Media, 2018. All Rights Reserved. No part of this story may be reproduced without Rocking M Media’s express consent.

CATEGORIES :

COMMENTS

RELATED POSTS

SUV Stolen

December 12, 2017 12:45 pm

4 Custom Bikes Stolen

December 8, 2017 11:37 am

Arrest Made in Stolen Truck Case

December 7, 2017 10:45 am

Vehicle Stolen From Apartment Complex

December 6, 2017 10:48 am

STAY IN TOUCH!

GET OUR APP!

LATEST POSTS

Earl Bane Foundation Supp...
January 17, 2018Comments
VIDEO: Bob Dole Honored W...
January 17, 2018Comments
Fake $100 for Gum
January 17, 2018Comments
Fire Destroys Garage and ...
January 17, 2018Comments

LATEST TWEETS

Read all tweets
© 2007 - 2018