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Two persons were injured in a car/truck accident at 175th Street and Lone Elm Road on Aug. 23.
According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, 55-year-old Tracy R. Hughes, Spring Hill, was stopped at the stop sign on southbound Lone Elm when he attempted a left hand turn.
Hughes’s 2001 Hyundai then collided with a westbound 2001 Freightliner truck driven by 30-year-old Donnie Ray Johnson, Olathe.
The impact caused the Freightliner to roll over in the ditch on the southwest corner of the intersection.
Both drivers were transported to Overland Park Regional Medical Center.
According to the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office, their injuries were minor.
Both drivers were wearing seatbelts.