Deputies involved in south Wichita accident

Authorities are investigating an accident involving a sheriff's deputy vehicle and SUV in south Wichita. (KSN Photo)

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – Emergency crews responded to a two-vehicle collision in south Wichita Monday. It happened just before 10 a.m. at the intersection of Main and Lincoln.

The accident involved a Sedgwick County Sheriff’s warrant vehicle and a silver SUV.

According to a sheriff’s deputy, the SUV was traveling south on Main, and the deputies were traveling east on Lincoln. Authorities haven’t determined who was at fault.

“That’s still under investigation. We are still trying to get a hold of one witness to see what they saw,” said Sgt. Wayne Ruffner, Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Department.

The deputies suffered minor bumps and bruises. Both were taken to the hospital to be checked out. The person in the silver SUV wasn’t injured.


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