Tuesday, July 16, 2013
Two people have been hospitalized following an overnight accident in northeast Wichita.
The accident occurred shortly before midnight on Monday, July 15, near the intersection of 8th and Woodlawn. According to witnesses, a car was traveling in excess of 100 mph when it lost control, hit a curb, then a utility pole and can to rest against a tree.
Two people were taken to a local hospital in serious condition and witnesses say a third occupant fled after being ejected from the car. Police have not located that person yet.
Police suspect that alcohol is a factor in the crash.