Archive for Monday, January 3, 2011

21-year-old McLouth woman hurt in one-vehicle accident Sunday night on Wellman Road

January 3, 2011


A 21-year-old McLouth woman was injured Sunday night in a rollover accident on Wellman Road in Jefferson County.

According to a Kansas Highway Patrol report, Rachael Nicole Thompson, 21, lost control of a 2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse she driving about 9:15 p.m. north on Wellman. The accident occurred about 2 miles west of McLouth, just north of Kansas Highway 16.

The Eclipse entered the east ditch, rolled and then caught fire, according to the report. It was unknown whether she was wearing a seat belt.

Belinda Rehmer, a spokeswoman at Lawrence Memorial Hospital, said Thompson was treated and released.


greenworld 7 years, 4 months ago

Wonder if she was texting while driving??

Rick Aldrich 7 years, 4 months ago

it's nice to hear the young lady is doing ok. to many sad stories of life's lost around the community.

tammi bolinger foster 7 years, 4 months ago

Very glad she's going to be ok. I just hope this slows her down a bit....she has a habit of driving too fast and has annoyed me and my sister quite a few times riding our butts with a baby in our car

stephanieanne2005 7 years, 4 months ago

you have no idea how fast she was going.....stay out of it and quit being so insensitive

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