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A Kansas man died in an ATV accident

SHAWNEE COUNTY — A Kansas man was killed in a crash just after 3 p.m. Monday in Shawnee County.

According to Deputy Abigail Christian, an ATV operated by Edward T. Johnson, 43, Topeka, was traveling southbound on Northwest Valencia Road when his ATV left the roadway on a curve.

A passerby noticed Johnson unresponsive near the ATV and called 911. The caller attempted cardiopulmonary resuscitation until officers arrived and performed life-saving measures. Firefighters and medical personnel arrived on scene and transported Johson to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The investigation into the accident remains ongoing.