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Russell couple injured in accident near Toulon

1/10/2013

A Russell couple was hospitalized following an injury accident Tuesday afternoon in Ellis County.

A Russell couple was hospitalized following an injury accident Tuesday afternoon in Ellis County.

Ronald J. Waldschmidt and Diana M. Waldschmidt were transported to Hays Medical Center for what were believed to be minor injuries, Ellis County Sheriff Ed Harbin said.

The accident occurred at the intersection of Interstate 70 and Toulon Avenue at approximately 3:20 p.m.

A truck, driven by Brent N. Norris of Glade, was exiting the Interstate ramp and pulled out in front of a car driven by Waldschmidt, Harbin said.