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Crash sends Hays boy to hospital


An accident on Toulon Avenue on Saturday morning sent an 11-year-old Hays boy to Hays Medical Center.

According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, Marilyn Pauline Prewo, 72, Hays, was northbound on Toulon Avenue at approximately 9:15 a.m. and attempted to make a lefthand turn onto Airbase Road when she was struck by another vehicle. Neither Prewo nor the other driver Lynn A. Malleck, 45, Hays, were injured, according to the report. However, the report said passenger Thomas James Malleck, 45, suffered possible injuries, and Anthony J. Malleck, 11, was taken to Hays Medical Center. All were wearing seat belts, according to the report.