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Accident partially blocks I-70 westbound outside Lawrence

December 8, 2013


Westbound traffic along I-70 outside of Lawrence is partially blocked due to an injury accident, according to an alert from the Kansas Turnpike Authority.

The accident occurred near milepost 204. Douglas County dispatchers were unable to provide a more specific location.

Rachel Bell, a spokesperson for the Kansas Turnpike Authority, said two separate accidents occurred in the area.

As of 7 p.m., she could not say how many cars or people were involved, but she reported one minor injury. She also said one victim suffered a seizure after the accident.

One lane of westbound traffic remained blocked as of 7 p.m, Bell said.


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