Accident at I-135 and US 56 sends two to hospital

By Nick Gosnell
September 12, 2014

A Thursday afternoon accident at Highway 56 and I-135 sent two people to the hospital.

According to a report from the Kansas Highway Patrol, approximately 4:40 Thursday afternoon, a 2008 Ford Edge driven by 36 year old Jennifer Marie Hunt of Galva was eastbound on Highway 56 when a 2014 Buick Regal driven by 81 year old Lois M Reilly of McPherson failed to yield.

The Edge struck the Regal in the driver side door. The Edge came to rest in the north ditch and the Regal came to rest in the median. Both Hunt and Reilly were taken to McPherson Hospital for treatment.