A driver was killed as a result of a singe-vehicle crash on the Kansas Turnpike in southern Leavenworth County, according to a report from the Kansas Highway Patrol.

A driver was killed as a result of a singe-vehicle crash on the Kansas Turnpike in southern Leavenworth County, according to a report from the Kansas Highway Patrol.

The crash was reported at 10:28 p.m. Wednesday in the westbound lanes of the turnpike.

Damon Anthony Butler, 40, Topeka, was driving a 2000 Honda passenger car. The vehicle drifted onto the right shoulder. Butler over corrected, and the car crossed two lanes of traffic, according to the report.

The car struck a barrier wall head-on, and Butler was ejected from the vehicle.