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Archive for Thursday, June 21, 2012

Topeka man injured in early morning Turnpike crash

June 21, 2012

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A 58-year-old Topeka man was injured in an accident Thursday morning on the Kansas Turnpike near the Lecompton interchange when he swerved to miss a deer.

According to a Kansas Turnpike Authority report, Dennis K. Guist swerved his 1997 Chrysler Cirrus about 4:55 a.m., and his vehicle struck the barrier wall.

The crash occurred in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 70. Guist was wearing a seat belt. A dispatcher said medics treated Guist at the scene, but he was not taken to a hospital.

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Jean Robart 1 year, 10 months ago

Why don't we have a thumbs down symbol available?

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Gary Pomeroy 1 year, 10 months ago

Just hit the sucker - sad that Bambi's mother willnot make it home, but the safest is to plow through them.

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