UPDATE: Saline County Deputy Hospitalized After Two Vehicle Accident

Photo by Jennifer Lamer/Salina Scoop

UPDATE: A Saline County Sheriff’s deputy has been transported to the hospital after a two vehicle collision Saturday afternoon.

According to reports, a Buick passenger vehicle pulled out in front of the deputy’s vehicle in the 600 block of N. Santa Fe causing the collision. The deputy’s vehicle then jumped a curb and struck a parked semi.

The deputy, whose name has not yet been released, was taken to Salina Regional Health Center with non-life threatening injuries. The driver of the other vehicle was also transported to the hospital with unknown injuries.

The accident happened just after 2 p.m.

More details are expected to be released at a later time.

The Salina Scoop has received a report of an injury accident that has occurred this afternoon.

According to the report, the accident, which occurred in the 600 block of N. Santa Fe just after 2 p.m., involved a law enforcement vehicle.

No information is currently available regarding the extent of injuries. The southbound lanes of Santa Fe have been closed at Decatur Street.

More as it becomes available.

Updated: May 7, 2017 — 1:19 pm

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