WICHITA — A Smith Center man was involved in a crash in Wichita Thursday afternoon.

The Kansas Highway Patrol reported Randy G. Archer, 64, Smith Center, was merging onto Interstate 135 from the Second Street on-ramp when he slowed for traffic, but the driver behind did not.

Arcer’s 2007 Dodge Grand Caravan was rear-ended by a 2013 Chevrolet Impala driven by Devona K. Hervey, 28, Wichita.

Hervey was not using a safety restraints and was taken to Via Christi Hospital St. Francis with injuries. Archer was not injured. He was a safety restraint, according to the KHP.