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Seward County Sheriff’s Office Investigate Injury Accident

Joe Denoyer - October 24, 2016 4:38 pm

The Seward County Sheriff Office along with the Liberal Fire Department, responded to an injury accident at the intersection of Kansas Ave and Tucker Rd. at approx. 9:25am Monday morning. Jorge De La Torre from Plains, was driving a 2007 Chevy Tahoe,when he attempted to turn south onto Kansas Ave from Tucker. A North bound 2008 Ford Explorer, driven by Cornelius Wieve-Friessen of Kismet, entered the intersection, striking De La Torre’s vehicle on the front driver’s side, front wheel area. Both vehicles had to be towed from the scene. A passenger from the Tahoe was transported with possible injuries by Seward County EMS. No citations were issued. The accident is still under investigation.


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