Ejected Passenger Killed In Crash
KSAL Staff - Sun 08:31 AM 06/10/2012
One person is killed and two others are hurt in a single-vehicle crash on Interstate 70 in Lincoln County late Saturday afternoon.
According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, a car was headed east on I-70 in a construction zone. A tire failure occurred, causing the driver lose control. The car rolled, ejecting an unbuckled passenger.
The ejected passenger, 52-year-old Janine Reed, was killed.
The driver, 27-year-old Adam Reed, and another passenger, 50-year-old George Reed, were both hurt and were transported to Salina Regional Health Center. Both were buckled up.
All three of the victims are from Minerva, Ohio.
The crash happened just after 4:30 Saturday afternoon in Lincoln County, 3.5 miles east of the I-70 and K156 junction.