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Hoisington man sustains minor injuries in crash near Ellinwood

Kenneth Reid, 59, of Hoisington sustained minor injuries Wednesday afternoon when a semi he was driving overturned near Ellinwood.

According to a Barton County Sheriff’s Office report, at around 3:23 p.m. Wednesday, BCSO deputies responded to a report of an injury crash in the 200 block of NE 110 Avenue. Upon arrival, deputies found a 2004 Kenworth driven by Reid. According to the report, Reid was traveling south on NE 110 Avenue hauling a load of corn, when the vehicle left the roadway for an unknown reason. Reid attempted to drive back onto the roadway, and the truck and trailer rolled onto its passenger side. 

Reid was transported to Ellinwood District Hospital with minor injuries. He was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.

Ellinwood EMS also assisted with the crash.