Frontenac teen crashes into semi-truck

Collision on US 59 in Neosho county

A Frontenac, Kansas teen is hospitalized with possibly serious injuries after he drove into the path of a Peterbuilt semi-truck around 3: 30pm Sunday afternoon.

The Kansas Highway Patrol reports that 18 year old Matthew Gaddy of Frontenac was headed north on US highway 59 in Neosho county when he crossed the center line and struck the tractor trailer rig.

Gaddy was taken to Labette County Medical Center. The truck driver was not injured.

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