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Wichita woman seriously injured in turnpike crash in Lyon County

A Wichita woman suffered serious injuries in a single-vehicle crash Saturday afternoon in Lyon...
A Wichita woman suffered serious injuries in a single-vehicle crash Saturday afternoon in Lyon County, authorities said.(Submitted)
Published: Jul. 19, 2021 at 7:17 AM CDT
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ADMIRE, Kan. (WIBW) - A woman suffered serious injuries in a single-vehicle crash Saturday afternoon in Lyon County, authorities said.

The crash was reported at 1:50 p.m. on Interstate 335 of the Kansas Turnpike, about six miles north of the Admire exit.

The Kansas Highway Patrol says that a 2010 Chevrlet Traverse sport utility vehicle was northbound on I-335 when the driver lost control because of wet road conditions.

The SUV then spun and hit the barrier wall.

A passenger, identified as Erika Alvarez-Andres, 38, of Wichita, was transported to Newman Hospital in Emporia with serious injuries

The patrol said Alvarez-Andres was wearing her seat belt.

The driver, Marco Ibanez-Bonilla, 49, of Emporia, was reported uninjured. The patrol said Ibanez-Bonilla was wearing his seat belt.

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