January 5, 2013

On January 5, 2013 at approximately 0650 hours officers from the Riley County Police Department responded to an accident in the 5900 block of Anderson Avenue. Upon arrival the officers learned that a 1991 Oldsmobile 4 door passenger car being driven by 18 year old Jacob Brazzle of Manhattan, KS was traveling eastbound when it struck 71 year old Carl Schurle also of Manhattan, KS. Schurle was 
walking eastbound in the southbound lane of traffic when struck by the vehicle. Schurle was pronounced dead on scene. The accident investigation is still on-going at this time.