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A Missouri man has died from his injuries after a motorcycle crash on U.S. Highway 59 Monday night. Randall Lusk, 61, of El Dorado Springs, Mo., was found critically injured in the single-vehicle accident south of Baldwin Junction, about 10 p.m., according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office.
One passenger in a vehicle accident on U.S. Highway 59 was transported to Kansas University Medical Center by LifeStar helicopter at about 7:45 p.m. Wednesday The accident was in the southbound lane of U.S. 59, less than a mile south of U.S. Highway 56.
A two-vehicle accident on U.S. Highway 59 caused four passengers to be transported to area hospitals, Kansas Highway Patrol Trooper Neil Stanley said.
The ribbon is cut, and soon — but not quite yet — a new U.S. Highway 59 will dramatically cut the risk of serious accidents for motorists traveling between Lawrence and Ottawa.
Homer L. Broyles, an 84-year-old Baldwin City man, died early Tuesday evening after a collision on U.S. Highway 59, near Baldwin City.
Douglas County Sheriff’s officers Thursday identified a 59-year-old rural Lawrence man as the driver injured Wednesday afternoon when two semitrailers collided south of Lawrence.
Two people were treated and released from Lawrence Memorial Hospital after a Tuesday evening crash involving four vehicles on U.S. Highway 59 about 3 miles south of Lawrence.
Two men were flown to area hospitals with life-threatening injuries early Saturday after a one-vehicle rollover accident.
Law enforcement officials have responded to a traffic accident on U.S. Highway 59 about two miles north of the intersection with U.S. Highway 56.
Traffic has been shut down on U.S. Highway 59 about eight miles south of Lawrence Monday morning after a two-vehicle accident.
Lawrence fire and medical personnel work the scene of an accident between a motorcycle and another vehicle. One person died at the scene after the Wednesday evening accident near Iowa Street and University Drive, an officer at the scene said.
One person was flown to a Kansas City area hospital Friday night after a motorcycle accident left the person in critical condition. Portions of U.S. Highway 59 were closed temporarily.
One person was killed in a single-vehicle rollover accident on U.S. Highway 59, near N. 700 Road, south of Pleasant Grove Hill. The accident happened shortly before 6 a.m. Wednesday morning, according to emergency dispatchers. Lawrence Douglas County Fire and Medical units on the scene reported the vehicle had left the roadway and suffered major damage.
Investigators evaluate the scene of an accident involving a stolen vehicle on U.S. 59 northwest of the Lawrence Municipal Airport on Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2010.
A 20-year-old Lawrence woman was injured on HIghway 59 after some paper blew out of her window.
Three people were injured, one seriously, in an accident on highway 59 Wednesday. One person was treated and released from the hospital while the other two were transported to area hospitals for further treatment.
One person was seriously injured and two people sustained minor injuries after an multi-vehicle accident on U.S. Highway 59 north of Baldwin Junction Wednesday morning.
Emergency response personnel respond to the scene of an accident involving a motorcycle and a tractor pulling a mower Friday morning near the intersection of E. 1400 Road and N. 2000 Road.
A white truck was traveling southbound on the highway early Sunday morning when it went off the road and rolled at least once.
A Lawrence woman is out of the hospital after running her car into a semi truck on U.S. Highway 59.