One injured in Gove County wreck
GRAINFIELD -- A Hoxie woman was injured at 7:15 p.m. Monday in Gove County when the car she was driving rear-ended another on Interstate 70, 4 miles east of Grainfield.
According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, Wanda J. Russell, 51, was westbound in the right lane of traffic when she became distracted and struck a semi from behind.
The driver of the semi, Israel Garcia-Alba, 41, Wichita, was not injured in the accident.
Russell was taken to Gove County Medical Center for treatment of possible injuries.
Both drivers were wearing seat belts, the KHP reported.