An accident on Interstate 70 in Saline County sent a Lawrence Kansas driver to the hospital early Tuesday morning. According to the patrol report, Saline County Sheriffs Deputies first investigated the accident where Elton Staler, 82, of Lawrence was westbound and ran into the rear of a tractor trailer also westbound, driven by Steven Freeman, 46, of Dongola, Illinois. Staler received moderate injuries and was transported to Community Hospital in Sweet Springs.