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.

631 SW Commerce Pl. Topeka, Kansas 66615 phone: 785-272-6397 fax: 785-272-1363 email:
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 228329961 -
Gray Television, Inc.