Archive for Thursday, October 12, 2006

Injury accident reported on U.S. 56 near Worden

October 12, 2006

Medics responded to an injury accident this afternoon on U.S. Highway 56.

Responders have told emergency dispatchers that it is a two-vehicle accident near Worden, three miles west of the Baldwin Junction. The accident was reported at 1:45 p.m.

Medics also told dispatchers that one person suffered critical injuries, and dispatchers are checking the availability of a helicopter ambulance.

Two other people are believed to not have suffered life-threatening injuries, dispatchers said.

Kansas Highway Patrol troopers are investigating the accident.

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