Archive for Sunday, July 15, 2012

Two critically injured, one airlifted, after motorcycle crash

July 15, 2012, 4:31 p.m. Updated July 15, 2012, 5:25 p.m.


A man and a woman were critically injured after a motorcycle crash in the 1200 section of County Road 458 just after 4 p.m. Sunday.

Sgt. Lyle Hagenbuch, of the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, said the motorcycle was westbound around a curve on County Road 458 when the driver lost control, careening into the ditch.

Hagenbuch said both were transported to Stormont-Vail Regional Health Center in Topeka, the woman by helicopter ambulance and the man via ground ambulance.

Their conditions were not known Sunday night.

Check back with for more information as it becomes available.


Ashley White 5 years, 10 months ago

I'm praying that both people will be alright.

Steve Jacob 5 years, 10 months ago

Updates on Sunday afternoon are hard to come by, from the LJW and the hospital I bet.

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