Injured Man Found Walking Near Nebraska-Kansas Line

BEATRICE – A man walking from the scene of an injury accident near the Nebraska-Kansas border was checked over but did not require treatment for injuries.

A Gage County Sheriff’s Deputy says Marshall County, Kansas law officers reported a two-vehicle accident north of Oketo, Kansas, late Tuesday night.

Authorities were told a man was walking north of State Line Road along South 108th to Barneston, Nebraska.

Oketo Fire officials located a pickup in the east ditch of the roadway, in a creek.  Authorities say the white-colored Dodge Ram was driven by 41-year-old Timothy Sutter of Liberty, Nebraska.

Wymore Fire and EMS responded to the scene to check on the driver, who reported pain to his ribs.   Sutter did not require transport for medical treatment.  No other vehicles were involved in the accident and Sutter was alone in his truck.

Investigation of the accident continues.  The accident was reported by Kansas authorities, at around 11:30 Tuesday night.

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