A two vehicle accident occurred Tuesday morning at approximately 11:28 am, 7.5 miles east of Liberal on Highway 54.

A 2021 Dodge Ram 1500 being driven by David Quillin, 72, of Kismet, was Northbound on Road P, while a 2024 Freightliner being driven by Jakob Weldon, 30, of Wichita, was Westbound on Highway 54. Quillin failed to yield to Westbound traffic on Highway 54 and the semi impacted the Dodge Ram on the passenger side. Both vehicles came to rest in the North ditch.

Quillin was taken to Wesley Medical Center with suspected serious injuries. Walden was taken to Southwest Medical Center with suspected minor injuries.