One cyclist is feeling the burn, as he treks across the U.S. to raise awareness for burn trauma.
Zach Crees, 26, road through Wichita County Tuesday. Crees is on a six week journey. His trek started in California and ending in Georgia.
His mission covers 2605 miles, 10 states, 6 weeks, 1 person, 1 mission. Proceeds from the journey will be donated to the University Colorado Hospital Burn Unit.
Crees spoke to Newschannel 6 about his ride and cause. "I've worked with a lot of burn survivors and their stories and attitude and their tenacity for life and their never-give-up mentality has just always been an inspiration for me. Seeing what they overcome on a day-to-day basis challenges me to want to do more."