Distracted driver leads to 2 vehicle accident

WICHITA, Kansas – An early morning accident injured five and shut down parts of I-235 near 25th street.

The driver of the northbound vehicle was distracted when she reached for something and crossed the center median colliding head on with a southbound SUV.

When fire crews arrived, one of the victims was pinned, but was awake and alert they were rescued from the vehicle.

None of the victims received life threatening injuries.

I-235 was shut down for around an hour while crews worked to clean up the scene.

KHP is still investigating to determine what caused the acccident.




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