An accident at about 4:51 p.m. Sunday at the intersection of 16th Street and Corning Avenue killed a Columbus motorcyclist.
According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, Mara Cash, 15, of Mound Valley was traveling south on 16th (U.S. 59) in a 2015 Chevrolet Malibu as was Phillip Moore, 52, of Columbus on a 2009 Harley Davidson Electra Glide. The KHP reported that Cash collided with Moore in the right southbound lane. Moore’s motorcycle slid on its side before coming to a stop. Cash’s vehicle continued southbound briefly before coming to a stop.
Moore died at the scene of the accident.
Cash was uninjured as were two passengers, 10-year-olds Kalli Caldwell and Jordan Roach. All three were wearing seat belts.