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Woodston man injured in accident


One driver involved in a two-vehicle accident Friday morning in rural Ellis County was transported to Hays Medical Center with injuries.

Nathan Worley, Woodston, was taken to HaysMed after the pickup he was driving collided with an oil tanker truck driven by Mark Braatz, Denver, at the intersection of Codell and Saline River Road.

Ellis County EMS, the Ellis County Rural Fire Department, the Ellis County Sheriff's Department and the Kansas Highway Patrol responded to the scene of the accident, which was reported at 8:50 a.m.

A spokesperson for the sheriff's department did not know Worley's condition late Friday afternoon.