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Hays man injured in I-70 accident

2/16/2014

A Hays man was injured in a one-vehicle accident 9 miles west of Russell on Interstate 70 at approximately 11:30 p.m. Friday.

Scott A. Jerome, 29, was driving a 1979 Ford LTD eastbound when he entered the median for unknown reasons, according to a report from the Kansas Highway Patrol.

The vehicle became airborne after hitting the median crossover, and came to a rest facing southeast.

Jerome was taken to Hays Medical Center.