August 14, 2022

Ford Co. Accident Sends Two Teens to Hospital


Ford County, KS(westernkansasnews.com) A two vehicle collision in Ford County yesterday afternoon sent a couple of teenagers to the hospital with injuries. The accident occurred at 2:55 at Central St. and Comanche St. or 2 miles South of U50.

Vehicle 1 was Eastbound on Comanche St.. Vehicle 2 was Northbound on Central St.. Both vehicles entered the intersection at the same time and collided in the middle of the intersection of Central St. and Comanche St..

The 17 year old female driver from Ford and her 16 year old female passenger from Dodge City were taken to Pawnee Valley Community hospital with injuries. The driver of vehicle two, 49 year old Arturo Ortiz-Rodriguez from Friona, Texas and his 32 year old passenger Joaquin Marin of Bovina, Texas were not injured.