Woman Hurt in Ottawa County Crash

A woman from Lincoln was transported to the hospital in Salina following a two-vehicle crash on an Ottawa County Highway.

According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, 76-year-old Bonnie Strutt of Lincoln was driving a Buick Enclave headed west on K 18 Highway. As a Chevrolet Silverado 2500  in front of her driven by 18-year-old Austen Huehl of Salina slowed to turn onto North 90th Road, she failed to slow. The SUV struck the truck from behind.

Strutt was transported by EMS to Salina Regional Health Center with suspected minor injures. No one in the Silverado was hurt.

The crash happened at 4:40 Wednesday afternoon on K 18 Highway six miles east of Tescott.