(Atlantic) One person was hurt in a single-vehicle rollover accident north of Atlantic early this morning.
Cass County Deputy Josh McLaren tells KSOM/KS95 news says that a 1993 Buick Le Sabre, driven by 19-year-old, Daniel Schmeling, of Atlantic, was northbound on Buck Creek Road and lost control at the intersection of Buck Creek and Glacier Road. The car entered the northwest ditch and came to rest on its' top.
McLaren says a 14-year-old passenger, whose name was not released, was partially ejected and partially trapped underneath the car. He was taken by medivac to the Cass County Memorial and later transported to an Omaha Hospital.
Schmeling and an 18-year-old passenger, who name has not been released, were not injured in the crash, that occurred at around 1:13 a.m.
McLaren says the accident is still under investigation but, alcohol was not a factor in the crash.
January 18, 2014