Posted: Monday, 10 December 2012 10:25PM
Teen Critically Hurt in West Wichita Crash
WICHITA, Kan. - A teenager was rushed to an area hospital after being critically injured in an accident in west Wichita Monday afternoon. It happened around 4:45 p.m. on Maize Road near Carr Avenue, just south of Kellogg.
Police say a girl, 15, in a red Pontiac Sunfire was turning from Carr Avenue onto Maize Road and failed to yield, pulling in front of a white pickup. The two collided, the force of which pushed both vehicles off to the side of Maize Road.
The teen was taken to the hospital in critical condition. Her name has not been released. The man driving the pickup refused treatment. The cause of the accident remains under investigation.