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Road Rage Victim in Topeka Dies; Police Still Seeking Information

A victim from a road rage incident in Topeka earlier this month has died.

Topeka Police reported Saturday that 55-year-old Charles McPeek died at a local hospital from injuries sustained when he was punched by another driver just after crossing the Sardou Bridge on the evening of December 20th between 7:15 and 7:30 p.m.

A dark colored Chevy Traverse, or similar SUV, was tailgating McPeek’s SUV. The two drivers pulled over at about Morse and Central in North Topeka and squared off.

Police are asking anyone who saw the incident or may have video footage to call Crime Stoppers at 234-0007.


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