19-year-old man injured in Atchison wreck

Credit: Atchison Police

(KAIR)--An early Friday morning Atchison crash sent an Atchison man to the hospital.

According to Atchison Police Chief Mike Wilson, it happened at 1:10 Friday morning, with officers called to respond to the scene of the crash in the 600 block of North 2nd Street.

Officers learned that a Ford pickup truck, driven northbound on 2nd Street by 19-year-old James Hunter McCoy, of Atchison, went out of control, struck two parked vehicles, left the roadway, and struck a tree, with the truck stopping on its side.

A 19-year-old passenger, Andrew Boecking, was transported to Amberwell Atchison by Atchison County EMS, where he was treated and released.

According to Wilson, McCoy was charged with reckless driving and speeding and was issued a notice to appear in court.

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