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Four people injured in hit-and-run on West 23rd Street

Four people were injured, two of them critically, after a hit-and-run in Lawrence early Friday morning, police said. The incident took place shortly before 1 a.m. in the 900 block of West 23rd Street near the entrance to the McDonald’s restaurant, Lawrence Police Sgt. Amy Rhoads said in emailed answers to questions.

Lawrence man flown to trauma center after one-vehicle accident, police say

A Lawrence man was flown to an area trauma center as the result of a one-vehicle accident Friday evening, police said.

One man injured in crash with parked SUV

One man was injured early Monday when he crashed his car into the a parked SUV.

Pedestrian killed by car on Ninth Street was longtime KU employee

The Lawrence Police Department has released the name of the man killed in Friday’s car-pedestrian accident.

KU student killed in crash on K-10

A University of Kansas student was killed over Thanksgiving weekend in a one-vehicle crash in Johnson County.

Fiery crash in southwest Lawrence hospitalizes motorcyclist, temporarily closes street

A motorcyclist was taken by helicopter to a Kansas City-area trauma center following an accident at 31st Street and Lawrence Avenue around 4 p.m. Monday.

Arizona crash kills student traveling home from freshman year at KU

A Kansas University student was killed in an auto accident on an Arizona highway while traveling home to California after finishing his freshman year at KU. Nathaniel Naudet, 19, of Tujunga, Calif., had planned to earn degrees in engineering and business.

U.S. Highway 24 closed following motorcyle accident

U.S. Highway 24 was closed Saturday night following a three-vehicle accident involving two motorcycles.

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Driver cited for running red light in wreck that smashed Liberty Hall storefront; others involved in collision identified

Lawrence police have issued a citation and have identified those involved in a downtown collision Wednesday that injured two people and destroyed the front of the Liberty Hall video store.

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Driver's supervisor describes wreck that wiped out front of video store; police still investigating

The supervisor of one of the drivers involved in a collision that destroyed a downtown storefront Wednesday has shed more light on the injury accident.

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.