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Plane Crashes in Sabetha

No serious injuries were reported when a small plane crashed at the Sabetha Airport Sunday afternoon. The Kansas Highway Patrol says 84-year-old Alvin Wenger of Powhattan was attempting to land his 1967 Cessna 150H Fixed Wing single engine plane when it crashed shortly before 1:50 p.m. due to operator error. Alvin Wenger was not injured. A passenger, 59-year-old Ronald Wenger ... Read More »

Pickup Crashes into Home Injuring One

A person allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol hit a home in rural Washington County.  Early Saturday morning a pickup hit the side of the Charlie Walter residence, injuring Walter.  The Washington County Sheriff’s Office informed KNDY that they would issue a press release on Tuesday. Read More »

KHP: No Fatalities Reported Over Independence Weekend

The July 4th holiday weekend has come and gone, and Kansas experienced much travel on the state’s roadways. Last weekend, the Patrol and other law enforcement personnel from throughout the state worked to help ensure motorists reached their destinations safely. The Patrol’s preliminary figures from the holiday weekend activity are in, and for the July 4th, 2010 holiday reporting period ... Read More »

KHP Ties on Red Ribbons

Every November, the Kansas Highway Patrol ties red ribbons to agency-owned vehicles to show the agency’s zero tolerance toward impaired driving. The Patrol will again display the red ribbons throughout the Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s holidays. These ribbons memorialize the lives lost due to alcohol-related tragedies. KHP Superintendent Terry Maple says, “Crashes involving drug and alcohol impaired drivers impacts ... Read More »