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Train-Pedestrian Death


By Captain Dayton Gates, Hutchinson Police Department


HUTCHINSON, Kan. — On April 23rd, 2024, at 1:47 PM, officers with Hutchinson Police Department, along with members of Hutchinson Fire Department and Reno County EMS, responded to Ave D and Washington Street in reference to a train versus pedestrian.

When officers arrived, they found Daniel L Raya, 61 YOA, injured on the railroad tracks. Officers attempted life-saving measures on Mr. Raya but were unsuccessful. Mr. Raya was pronounced deceased at the scene by medical personnel.

If you have information related to this case, please contact Sergeant Jones with Hutchinson Police Department at 620-694-2822, Crimestoppers of Reno County at 800-222-TIPS, your local law enforcement agency, or use your P3Tips App on your smartphone.