Injury Accidents Reported Across The Area

Several injury accidents were reported recently. On February 24th in Washington County, Max Morris of Linn lost control on the ice on Kansas Highway 148, just north of 25th Road, left the roadway, and struck a brick fence. He was transported to Hanover Hospital.

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On February 25th, on U.S. Highway 36 just east of Upland Road, Spencer Pingel of Steele City reportedly crossed the center line ahead of oncoming traffic, continuing into the ditch where he struck a tree. He was transported to the Washington County hospital.

In Nemaha County on February 26th, Peggy Woolsoncroft, age 66, of Centralia struck a bridge bannister on 56th Road, east of F Road. Her vehicle overturned, and she was transported to the Onaga Hospital.

On February 27th, Katie Vance, age 18, of Soldier lost control on ice on Kansas Highway 9, east of W Road. Her vehicle slid off onto its side, and Vance was transported to the Holton hospital.