The first crash was reported east of Baldwin City KS on U.S. 56 in rural Douglas County at 12:20 a.m..
This was reported as a cyclist striking a deer between 1900 and 2000 roads and when a law officer arrived at 12:27 a.m.- he reported the cyclist had a critical head injury.
The cyclist died on the scene of the crash.
At 2:46 a.m.- Overland Park KS agencies were called to the southbound U.S. 69 ramp from 151st Street where it was reported a motorcyclist crashed.
A police officer arriving at 2:50 a.m. reported the male cyclist "unconscious and not breathing."
That cyclist was declared dead-on-the-scene by MEDACT-EMS paramedic at 2:58 a.m..
The cause of this crash was being investigated.