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2 injured in rollover accident

COLBY -- Two people were injured in a vehicle accident 11.5 miles west of Colby on Interstate 70 at approximately 9 p.m. Friday.

Sheila D. Wood, 35, Pueblo, Colo., was driving a 2001 PT Cruiser east with her passenger, Leslie R. Acosta, 37, Pueblo, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol report.

Acosta was ejected from the vehicle after Wood lost control for unknown reasons, went into the median, overcorrected, entered the south ditch and rolled an unknown number of times. Both occupants were taken to Citizens Medical Center.

Acosta was not wearing a safety belt, according to the report.