A 37-year-old Lawrence man was in a Topeka emergency room Thursday night after a single-vehicle accident on the Kansas Turnpike west of Lawrence.
The accident occurred about 7:30 p.m. Thursday when the man’s 2002 Ford SUV left the roadway, struck a post, went into a ditch and struck an embankment. The man was transported to Stormont-Vail Regional Health Center, where he remained Thursday night according to hospital staff. Further information on his status was unavailable.
The accident happened near Kansas Turnpike mile marker 183 between Topeka and Lawrence.