A truck driver from McPherson was hurt in a single-vehicle crash at the junction of Interstate 135 and Interstate 70 near Salina.
According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, 52-year-old William Ingels of McPherson was driving a Kenworth semi headed north on I 135 exiting to head east on I 70. A driver’s side tire failed causing him to lose control. The truck and trailer slid off the road and went down an embankment. It came to rest on I 70.
Igels was transported by EMS to Salina Regional Health Center with suspected minor injuries.
The crash happened Wednesday morning at 2:45 at the junction of Interstate 135 and Interstate 70.