Jefferson County 911 Communications Office recieved a 911 call reporting an injury accident on December 16, 2011 at approximately 1505 hours.
Jefferson County Deputies along with the Kansas Highway patrol worked the 2 car injury accident.
Vehicle 1: 1998 Buick LeSabre Custom driven by 87 year old Oren O. Long of 16411 Jackson Road of Valley Falls, Kansas.
Vehicle 2: 2005 Ford Van driven by 72 year old Lyle M. Wellman of 10721 McCall Drive of Oskaloosa, Kansas. There was an 11 yeal old passenger.
Long was transported to St. Francis Hospital by Valley Falls EMS, and later died from unknown causes. Wellman and his passenger were released at the scene with no injuries.