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Teen hurt in Thomas County accident


A 17-year-old from Colby was hurt when she lost control of her car on Kansas Highway 25 in Thomas County, just south of the junction with Interstate 70.

The Kansas Highway Patrol reported Andrea Dawn Barton was northbound at 8:12 p.m. Monday in a 2006 Pontiac G6 when she drifted onto the shoulder and lost control. The vehicle flipped onto its top.

She was taken to Citizens Medical Center in Colby for treatment of injuries. The KHP reported she was properly restrained.