Heavy rains may have caused a two vehicle wreck on I-70

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TOPEKA (WIBW)--- Authorities say heavy rain may have caused a two vehicle wreck on I-70 Thursday evening.

A Shawnee County Sheriff's Deputy told 13 NEWS, Sara Roberts of Rossville was heading westbound on I-70 just west of the Valencia Road exit when she lost control of her vehicle.

Authorities say the vehicle hydroplaned and crossed the interstate median hitting a truck driven by William Slavin of Topeka.

Roberts was transported to an area hospital in serious condition. Slavin received minor injuries.

Both drivers were wearing their seatbelts.