ARKANSAS CITY, KAN. – A Wichita couple has been identified in a fatal one vehicle accident that happened early Tuesday evening on U.S. 77 in Cowely County, Ks. between Ark City and Winfield, 1/4 mile south of Cowley Cinema 8.

57-year-old Donald Cage of Wichita, Ks. was driving a gray 2008 Yamaha motorcyle northbound on U.S. 77 when the front failed. Cage and his passenger, 57-year-old Rebecca Cage of Wichita, Ks., were thrown from the motorcycle and later sent to the South Central Kansas Medical Center by ambulance.

Donald died at the hospital from his injuries, and the condition of Rebecca is unknown at the given time.

Winfield and Arkansas City fire/EMS, along with Cowley County deputies were dispatched to the scene at 4:55 p.m. Tuesday, and Donald and Rebecca were transported to the hospital at 5:10 p.m.

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