KU Student Dies in Car Accident on K-10 Blog News 11/30/2016 Tweet A University of Kansas student died in a car accident on K-10 highway. Nick Herren, an upperclassman at KU, lost control of his pickup when driving east on K-10 right off Cedar Creek Parkway. His truck entered the median sideways before rolling and landing in a ditch yesterday afternoon. Herran and another passenger were transported to a local hospital where Herren died. According to Herran’s Facebook, he was studying supply chain management and was a member of the KU ROTC program. Herren’s crash was only one of four that happened on K-10 yesterday. Kansas Highway Patrol reports that four accidents happened around the same location between 4-8 p.m. Two of the other accidents were injury-related.