Liberal, KS

Now: 32 °F

Currently: Light Snow

Hi: 32 °F | Lo: 26 °F

Friday

Hi: 37 °F 

Lo: 23 °F

Saturday

Hi: 58 °F 

Lo: 24 °F

Sunday

Hi: 62 °F 

Lo: 29 °F

Monday

Hi: 59 °F 

Lo: 29 °F

Tuesday

Hi: 51 °F 

Lo: 24 °F

Liberal Police Investigate Injury Accident

Joe Denoyer - January 13, 2017 8:42 am

 

On Thursday, January 12, 2017 at approximately 5:10 p.m., officers were dispatched to the intersection of South Holly Drive and Western Avenue for a report of an accident. A pedestrian had been struck by a vehicle.

Investigating officers found that a 2008 GMC pickup was turning south on Western Avenue from South Holly Drive and struck a 56 year old male in the crosswalk. The driver, a 29 year old male, did not see the pedestrian crossing Western Avenue in the crosswalk.

The pedestrian was taken to Southwest Medical Center by Seward County EMS with non-life threatening injuries.

The driver of the pickup was issued a citation for failing to yield to a pedestrian.

 

Latest Stories

SCCC to Host Thanksgiving Meal

It’s a long-standing tradition at Seward County Community College to invite the community for Thanksgiving dinner,...

Thankful for a Seat Belt Campaign to Begin

The Thanksgiving holiday is one of the busiest seasons for America’s roads. With millions of drivers...

School Board Candidate Filing Set to Begin Monday, December 2, in Texas County

Candidates for the Board of Education in 9 Texas County school districts will file their Declarations...