A Marysville woman was life flighted to Bryan LGH West following an accident Monday afternoon on Hwy 77. Kristina Scheele age 33 from Marysville KS, was driving an SUV south of on Highway 77. Her vehicle collided with a semi carrying an oversize load travelling north on Highway 77. Scheele received non-life threatening injuries and was life flighted to Bryan LGH West. The driver of the semi-tractor Frank Lukach age 55 from Paris Ontario Canada was not injured.
At the time of the accident there was heavy smoke across the road from a grass fire near the road way. A permit had been issued allowing the fire.
Two other vehicles were involved in an accident resulting in very little damage to the vehicles and no injuries. This accident was unrelated to the accident in this news release.