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Two area residents hurt in crash on I-35

The Highway Patrol reports two area individuals sustained moderate injuries when their vehicle collided with a semi truck in Clay County Wednesday morning. Sixty-two-year-old Connie Queery of Bethany traveled south on Interstate 35 when she reportedly attempted to pass the semi, driven by 52-year-old Carlton Coleman of Parsons, Kansas. Her vehicle hit the truck’s rear […]

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5 injured in 3-vehicle crash in Clay County on Route D

Teenagers from Lawson were among five persons injured when their vehicle was involved in a traffic accident about mid-afternoon in Clay County.  Three vehicles received damage in the accident which the patrol reported happened on Route D. 16-year-old Josie Greathouse of Lawson was driving westbound while 27-year-old Michael Neary of Lawson was eastbound. A sports utility vehicle operated […]

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Crash east of Trenton injures 2; driver arrested on multiple charges

A single vehicle rollover accident east of Trenton injured two Kansas City men Thursday afternoon. The highway patrol reported multiple charges are pending for the driver of the car. Taken by ambulance to Wright Memorial Hospital in Trenton were the driver, 51-year-old Henry Mullenix, and passenger, 57-year-old Samuel Rhea. The highway patrol listed injuries as serious […]

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Bethany man injured in I-35 crash involving big rig

The Highway Patrol reports a Bethany man sustained moderate injuries when his tractor-trailer truck hit a vehicle in Clay County Thursday morning. Sixty-year-old Gregory Querry attempted to change lanes on northbound Interstate 35 near mile marker 26 when he hit a vehicle driven by 33-year-old Amy George of Independence. George’s vehicle ran off the road […]