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2 injured in Interstate 70 accident near Hays


Two California women were injured in a two-vehicle accident 5 miles east of Hays on Interstate 70 Thursday night.

Joyce Hopson, 48, Burbank, Calif., and Hanna Morrow, 22, Burbank, were taken to Hays Medical Center for injuries after the accident at 9:30 p.m. in the eastbound lanes.

Burbank was driving a 2014 Chevy Traverse and rear-ended another vehicle driven by Jennifer Twigg, 47, Parker, Colo. Twigg was not injured, according to the Kansas High Patrol report.

All three involved in the accident were wearing their seatbelts, according to the report.