Six people injured in Lyon County crash


Six people were injured when a car crashed into the barrier wall on the Kansas Turnpike about 15 miles northeast of Emporia.

The crash happened at 5:40 a.m. Friday morning in the southbound lanes of the highway. 

A Chrysler Pacifica with Minnesota plates swerved into the median on I-335 and struck the barrier wall. The car then entered the right ditch and struck a tree. 

There were six people in the vehicle, five of the people in the car were taken to the hospital. 

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