Aug 05, 2022

2 hospitalized after NW Kansas trash truck crash

Posted Aug 05, 2022 9:30 PM

PHILLIPS COUNTY—Two people were injured in an accident just after 9:30a.m. Friday in Phillips County.

The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 2020 Kenworth trash truck driven by Dennis W. Brown, 64, Phillipsburg, was westbound on Mohawk Road just west of 100 Road.

The truck veered into the north ditch, overturned and came to rest on the passenger side.

EMS transported Brown and a passenger Douglas E. Koester, 64, Phillipsburg, to the Phillips County Hospital. They were properly restrained, according to the KHP.