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3 Barton Co. residents injured in wreck


3 Barton Co. residents injured in wreck

GOVE -- Three passengers were injured in a vehicle accident at 6:20 a.m. Wednesday on Kansas Highway 23 approximately 1 mile north of Gove.

Christopher C. Jaso, 30, Scott City, was driving north when he failed to negotiate a curve because of icy conditions. The 2006 Mercury Mariner entered the east ditch and overturned. Jaso was wearing a seatbelt and was not injured, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol.

Three passengers were taken to Gove County Medical Center for injuries. The passengers were Skyler M. Denning, 23, Hoisington, Maria D. Cavender, 32, Great Bend, and Saxon A. Denning, 20, Great Bend. None of the passengers were wearing seatbelts.