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One taken to hospital after two-vehicle accident on U.S. 24-59

One person was taken to an area hospital with minor injuries Saturday morning after a two-car accident on U.S. Highway 24-59 just north of Lawrence, said Lt. Lyle Hagenbuch with the Douglas County Sheriff's Department.

Man in U.S. 24-59 motorcycle accident dies

A man involved in a single-motorcycle accident early Sunday, Oct. 19, died Saturday, according to Douglas County Sheriff's Office spokesperson Sgt. Kristen Dymacek.

Man flown to hospital after motorcycle accident on U.S. 24-59

A man was flown to Kansas University Hospital early Monday following a motorcycle accident.

Driver critically injured in Jefferson County crash dies

A 24-year-old man injured in a single-vehicle accident in Jefferson County Monday died early Tuesday morning as a result of his injuries.

Man killed in single-vehicle accident on Stull Road identified

The Douglas County Sheriff's Office has released the name of the man killed in a single-vehicle accident on Stull Road Friday morning.

Two in critical condition following accident Sunday south of Clinton Lake

Two men injured in a two-car accident Sunday evening south of Clinton Lake are in critical condition but stable, according to Jacob Moomau, a trooper with the Kansas Highway Patrol.

KU student killed in Colorado auto crash

As Kansas University students return to campus for fall classes, the KU community will be missing Noah Graham. Graham, who would have been a sophomore this year, died this month in a car accident in Colorado, where he was from. By Sara Shepherd

Missouri man in wedged-truck incident charged with DUI, recklessness and driving while a habitual violator

The Missouri man accused of drunkenly ramming a Chevy truck up a sidewalk and onto a pedestrian railing in North Lawrence Thursday was charged Friday with three misdemeanors in connection with the incident.

Woman injured in ATV rollover in fair condition

A woman critically injured in an all-terrain vehicle rollover accident near Overbrook early Saturday morning is in fair condition, according to a hospital spokesperson.

24-year-old woman who was injured in U.S. 40 accident dies

A 24-year-old Topeka woman who was thrown from an SUV last week in a one-vehicle accident on U.S. Highway 40 died from her injuries Saturday, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Sgt. Kristen Dymacek said Tuesday.

Commissioners thinking about renaming Missouri Street

Expect a windy and warm afternoon as our high soars to 77 degrees with a strong south wind between 15-30 mph. The warmer set-up continues for the evening as our temperature drops to 45 under partly cloudy skies. In today's ...

County leaders hope for a slice of the stimulus

Clouds will blot out the sun from time to time during the morning and afternoon, but a south wind between 10-20 mph will keep our daytime high around 56. Our wind should drop to 5-10 mph out of the south ...

Construction accident injures worker at Oread Inn site

Cool temperatures and rain will dominate the day once again. Expect a high around 57 degrees with a north breeze between 5-10 mph. The showers will continue through the evening with a chilly overnight low around 45 degrees with a ...

Kansas Turnpike Authority plans to replace uprooted trees

Temperatures will remain slightly above average for the first day of fall. Expect the high to top out around 83 degrees with a breezy southeast wind between 5-15 mph with gusts near 20. A few more clouds will be scattered ...

Jury in T-shirt case rules in favor of KU

Tuesday will be warm and breezy with a high of 92°. A federal jury finds in favor of KU in its lawsuit against a local T-shirt retailer. Police release details of the victim killed in a mo-ped accident Saturday. A ...

Plane crash kills two

Temperatures will push 90 degrees for the afternoon with humidity being our main threat for today. Look for partly cloudy skies for the afternoon with a south wind between 10-20 mph. There is a slight chance of a shower or ...

Lifestar helicopter transports victim to KU Medical Center

A Kansas University student is transported by air ambulance Saturday afternoon from the lawn of Allen Fieldhouse after being struck by a car in the 1500 block of Irving Hill Road.

Tuesday bicyclist accident

Shortly before 1 p.m. Tuesday, a truck heading north on Iowa Street collided with a bicycle near the Harvard Road intersection, sending the cyclist to the hospital with critical injuries.

Derby teen stays optimistic after losing legs in accident

Colby Liston, an eighteen-year-old from Derby and his father Matt Liston talk about Colby's road to recovery after an Aug. 26 accident in which he was pinned between two vehicles cost him to lose both of his legs from above the knee.

Five-Vehicle Accident on Sixth Street

Emergency response crews work to help those injured in a five-vehicle accident near the intersection of Sixth Street and Kasold Drive on Wednesday.

One man killed in turnpike accident

Emergency personnel direct traffic on the Kansas Turnpike past the scene of a fatal accident just after 2 p.m. Wednesday. The crash involved a vehicle and a semitrailer east of Lawrence and occurred in the westbound lane of I-70 just east of the Lawrence Service Center about 3 miles east of Lawrence. The vehicle crossed from the eastbound lanes of Interstate 70 into the westbound lanes and hit semitrailer.

Woman taken to hospital after motorcycle accident

A Lawrence woman was taken to Lawrence Memorial Hospital by ambulance Thursday, Oct. 13 after a two-vehicle accident near the intersection of Sixth and Mississippi Streets. Her injuries were believed to be non-life-threatening.

Life-flight on Sixth Street

Emergency crews assist a man with a head injury on Sept. 16, 2011.

An air ambulance assists at the Kansas Turnpike

An air ambulance on the scene of a single-vehicle accident at eastbound mile marker 200 of the Kansas Turnpike.

LifeStar Helicopter Aided Crash Victim on Turnpike

An air ambulance aides in a single-vehicle accident at eastbound mile marker 200 of the Kansas Turnpike.

Truck into front porch

Eyewitness account of truck crashing into front porch on West Sixth Street.