LPD Work Injury Accident
Joe Denoyer - October 13, 2017 10:24 am
On Thursday, October 12, 2017 at about 6:00 p.m., emergency responders were dispatched to the intersection of 15th Street and Roosevelt Avenue for a reported injury accident. Responding officers found two vehicles were involved.
Investigating officers found that a 29 year old male was driving a 2005 Chevy Trailblazer south on Roosevelt Avenue. A 43 year old male was driving a 2003 Dodge Caravan east on 15th Street. The driver of the Trailblazer failed to yield to the Caravan and the Trailblazer struck the Caravan at the intersection.
The driver of the Trailblazer and his 6 year old female passenger were not injured. A 55 year old male passenger in the Caravan was transported to Southwest Medical Center by Seward County EMS with non life-threatening injuries.
The Caravan was towed from the scene because of functional damage. The driver of the Trailblazer was issued a citation for running a stop sign.