8-year-old injured in mid-week Atchison wreck

Credit: Atchison Police

(KAIR)--A two vehicle Wednesday morning wreck in Atchison sent a child passenger to the hospital.

According to a release from Atchison Police Chief Mike Wilson, it happened around 7:30 at the interection of Hickory and Unity Streets.

Wilson said an SUV had been southbound on Hickory Street and was turning east onto Unity when it collided with an eastbound car on Unity.

The driver of the SUV, 41-year-old Lemeece Weston, was not hurt, but an 8-year-old passenger in her SUV was transported by Atchison County EMS to Amberwell Atchison for examination.

Weston was cited for failure to yield.

The driver of the car, 16-year-old Dane Spilman, was not hurt.

Both drivers are residents of Atchison.

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