An early morning accident sent a Kansas man to the hospital. According to the highway patrol report 33 year old Enrique Salazar of Witchita was a passenger in a truck driven by 29 year old Kristine Norton of Bates City.

The vehicle was heading north on Route Z just south of Mountain View Road in Lafayette County when Norton failed to negotiate a curve and lost control. The truck overturned causing minor injuries to Salazar who was taken to Centerpoint Hospital. Norton was not injured.