October 2, 2022

Teenager Strikes Patrol Car in Liberal


LIBERAL, Kan (WesternKansasNews.Com) – On 04/04/2022 at around 9 am, an officer of the Liberal Police Department notified communications that they were involved in a traffic accident at 7th and band Clay.

After further investigation, it was determined that the officer was east bound non 7th street in a 2019 Dodge Charger when a 2011 GMC Sierra, driven by a 16 year old male, was northbound on Clay. The GMC Sierra ran a red light at 7th and Clay, causing the Dodge Charger to strike the GMC Sierra.

Both vehicles were towed away due to extensive damage. The driver of the GMC Sierra was cited for running a red light and violation of drivers restrictions.