3 seriously injured after WPD officer hits vehicle at intersection

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Published: Apr. 16, 2023 at 12:25 PM CDT
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WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) - A Wichita Police Department officer and two 22-year-olds were seriously injured Sunday morning during a crash in east Wichita, the Kansas Highway Patrol (KHP) reports.

The officer, 32-year-old Nathaniel Denshaw, was pursuing a vehicle around 2:30 a.m. Sunday on westbound Kellogg Drive near Greenwich. KHP said Denshaw didn’t yield at a stoplight and crashed into a car that was driving north on Greenwich.

22-year-old Brianna Coon from Augusta and 22-year-old Cameron Tadayon from Wichita were both seriously injured in the crash. Denshaw was also seriously injured. All three were taken to Wesley Medical Center.

The Kansas Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.