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Kansas teens injured in accident near Ellis

8/6/2014

ELLIS -- There was an injury accident at approximately 8 a.m. Tuesday less than a mile from Ellis on Interstate 70.

ELLIS -- There was an injury accident at approximately 8 a.m. Tuesday less than a mile from Ellis on Interstate 70.

The accident sent the four occupants to Hays Medical Center.

Kasey D. Wager, 18, Great Bend, was eastbound in a 1999 Cadillac Deville when he fell asleep and entered a south ditch. The vehicle hit a tree and rolled over onto its top.

Taylor Ian Schartz, 18, Ellinwood, James Lynn Aumiller, 18, Newton, and Sterling Rayce Miles, 19, Great Bend, were passengers in the vehicle.

All occupants were wearing a seat belt.