Semi overturns in Crawford County

CRAWFORD COUNTY, Kan. – A semi truck flipped in Crawford County, sending the driver to the hospital.

The accident happened at 8:15 a.m., on Saturday, April 4, just north of Girard on Highway 7 and 710 Ave.

Kansas State Highway Patrol reports that the semi was headed north when a tire slipped into a ditch.

The semi continued to fall into the ditch, causing it to roll onto its roof.

The driver was taken to Girard Medical Center to be treated for a suspected minor injury.