Subject: Injury accident
Date: April 5, 2013
To: ALL MEDIA
From: Sheriff Dan Peak
On April 4 at 4:25 p.m., Crawford County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to an injury accident on K-126 Hwy, just west of US 69 Hwy.
A 2012 Chevrolet Cruze, driven by Melanie Puffinbarger of Franklin, KS was westbound on K- 126 Highway from US 69 Highway when the vehicle was observed swerving from shoulder to shoulder before veering off the roadway striking a sign post and then continuing down the embankment, colliding with a utility pole. The driver was transported to Via Christi for unknown injuries. The collision is still under investigation by the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office.