Multiple Holiday Accidents

Deputies with the Saline County Sheriff’s Office worked multiple crashes over the holiday weekend.

Sheriff-elect Roger Soldan tells KSAL News that 17-year-old Desiree Guebara of Salina was injured on Thanksgiving Day, after she lost control of a 2004 Chevy Impala sedan on K140 and State Street.

Deputies say she became distracted while driving, left the roadeway and hit a tree. She was transported to the hospital with neck pain.


A 21-year-old Salina woman was taken to the hospital on Thanksgiving Day after a rollover crash on Ohio near Farley Road at about 6:30pm.

Deputies say Alisha Walters was ejected from the vehicle after she lost control of a 1994 Nissan Quest minivan on the gravel road and rolled twice.

Authorities say she was complaining of stomach pain and the right side of her face was swollen. A motorist stopped to check on her and called for help.


A woman from Gypsum and a 9-year-old passenger were hurt in a crash Sunday morning.

Sheriff-elect Roger Soldan tells KSAL News that 25-year-old Karissa Burge and 9-year-old Aryana Burge were both injured after Karissa swerved to miss a deer while she was driving eastbound on K-4 just west of Niles Road.

The 2001 Nissan Pathfinder rolled in the north ditch, both occupants were hurt and transported to Salina Regional Health Center by personal car.



Saline County Sheriff’s Office photo