Salina Man Dies in I-70 Rollover Crash

SALINA – A Salina man died in a single vehicle rollover crash on Interstate 70 in Saline County Thursday morning.

According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, Justin Maurice Anthony, 22, was driving a 1997 Honda Passport westbound on I-70, just east of Niles Road at about 9:20 a.m., when, for unknown reasons, the vehicle left the roadway to the right, entered the north ditch, and rolled multiple times.

Anthony was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene. A passenger in the vehicle, Caitlynn Nicole Drowns, 22, Salina, was entrapped inside the vehicle. After being extricated, she was taken to Salina Regional Health Center for treatment of critical injuries.

Anthony was not properly restrained at the time of the crash, while Drowns was, according to the KHP report.

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