Editors Note: This story has been updated to clarify that the victim was seriously injured in the crash, according to a revised KHP report.
PAWNEE COUNTY, Kan. (KSNW) – A Kansas man was injured in a crash Tuesday evening in Pawnee County.
According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, a 1994 Nissan Pathfinder driven by 35-year-old Clifton Wade Rodriguez of Larned was southbound on Kansas Highway 19 when his SUV went off the roadway and into the ditch. The patrol says that Rodriguez overcorrected, went into the other ditch, and struck a tree.
Rodriguez was taken to Pawnee Valley Community Hospital in Larned, to be treated for serious injuries.