June 13, 2024

Two Injury Accidents Reported Over the Weekend

Dodge City/Garden City, KS (westernkansasnews.com) State troopers report a woman from Garden City was taken to St. Catherine Hospital for an injury that took place during an accident Sunday afternoon shortly before 2 at US 50 and Air Links Road in Ford County.

Troopers say the car driver by 24 year old Porcha Herndershot rear-ended another car attempting to make a left turn. Herndershot’s one year old passenger was also taken to the hospital as a precaution. The driver of the other car was uninjured.


Another injury accident was reported Saturday in Finney County when a man shortly after 12:30 in the morning attempted to flee law enforcement. The accident took place on Towns Boulevard and Old Post Road. Troopers report 19 year old Kevin Garcia of Dodge City missed a curve in alluding authorities and rolled his Toyota Camry in a field. Garcia was taken to St. Catherine Hospital for treatment of his injuries.