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These accident reports were released this past week by law enforcement agencies:


40th Rd. near Yarrow Rd.

Keegan S. Kennedy, 17, Peabody, was driving a 1992 GMC Sonoma when the truck went off the road at 7:08 p.m. Jan. 6, crashed into a concrete embankment and overturned. The truck crashed into a second embankment and a power pole before coming to a stop.

The GMC, owned by Freddy L. Kawik, Winfield, was towed. Kennedy suffered injuries during the crash.

Indigo Rd. near 110th Rd.

Lucille J. Reimer, 54, Hillsboro, fell asleep while driving a 2010 Dodge Journey at 1:08 p.m. Jan. 5. She drove off the road and crashed into a field entrance. The Dodge came to a stop over an electric fence, Reimer reported not hitting any posts or finding any breaks in the fencing.

The Dodge was towed, but no injuries were reported.

US-56 near Pawnee Rd.

Sandra K. Rogers, 68, Solomon, hit a deer at 6 p.m. Jan. 3 with her 2009 Ford Flex.

Main St. near Buller St., Goessel

Connor J. Nightingale, 24, Goessel, lost control of his 2012 Ford F-150 because of icy conditions at 10 p.m. Jan. 1 and crashed into a power pole owned by Evergy. The Ford was towed.

40th Rd. near Old Mill Rd.

Cory M. Ballard, 24, Whitewater, hit a pothole or divot in the road at 5 a.m. Jan. 1 with his 2004 Dodge Ram 2500 and went off the road. The Dodge turned onto its side but came back onto its wheels after sliding a short distance.


1225 E. Main St.

William E. Benda, Marion, was backing up in his 1967 Chevrolet C3500 at 4:05 p.m. Thursday when he crashed into a parked 2015 Ford Taurus owned by Susan Dalke, Hillsboro.

300 block of N. Elm St.

Morgan M. Wheeler, Marion, reported that his 2016 Subaru Legacy was damaged by an unknown vehicle during a hit-and-run accident at 7:25 a.m. Jan. 5.

Last modified Jan. 13, 2021