Semi Attempting U-Turn On I-335 Causes Collision


TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW-TV) -- A semi truck attempting a u-turn on Interstate 335 sent an oncoming semi into the ditch.

The Kansas Turnpike Authority said the accident happened on northbound I-335, around seven miles south of the south Topeka exit around 6:25 a.m. Friday.

The semi that attempted the u-turn was traveling south and had missed his exit at South Topeka.

Officials say the northbound semi was clipped by the semi attempting to make u-turn on the turnpike. The collision sent the tractor trailer into the ditch.

Two people were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.


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