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Archive for Saturday, July 2, 2011

Two injured in four-vehicle accident on I-70 near Lawrence; traffic stopped for over two hours

July 2, 2011

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Eastbound traffic on I-70 near Lawrence is moving again after a four-vehicle accident closed lanes for about two-and-a-half hours at about 11:40 a.m. Saturday.

The accident happened just east of Lawrence in Leavenworth County.

Kansas Turnpike Authority dispatchers said two people were taken to Kansas University Hospital with minor injuries. A helicopter ambulance was called to the scene, but was there only as a precaution.

No other information on the extent of the injuries is currently available.

Check LJWorld.com for updates.

Comments

Liberty275 3 years, 7 months ago

Any comparison to accidents on other roads are disrespectful and should be avoided.

Curtis Lange 3 years, 7 months ago

Two days in a row in close to the same spot? Curious.

marymo70 3 years, 7 months ago

Couldn't be the speed limit went up to 80 er I mean 75 could it?

Cai 3 years, 7 months ago

@marymo70

I think that's where the construction is, so the speed limit wouldn't be up there anyway.

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