UPDATE 5:25 p.m.: Sunday, February 24, 2013
The Butler County Sheriff's Office investigated a crash the critically injured a 23 year-old Augusta man Sunday.
It happened around 3 p.m. on SW 150th at SW Towokani Road. The sheriff's office tells KAKE News that the 23 year-old Augusta man was eastbound on SW 150th, when he attempted to turn onto Towokani Road in front of a Ford Escape, driven by a 34 year-old Augusta woman.
The 23 year-old man suffered critical injuries while the Augusta woman was not seriously hurt. The man was taken by Butler County EMS to Wesley for treatment.
After the accident, deputies contacted family of the Augusta man to have them come collect property from the scene. Shortly after they arrived they got into an altercation with deputies and were taken into custody.
They were booked into the Butler County Jail for battery of a law enforcement officer.
Sunday, February 24, 2013
A man was critically injured in an accident southwest of Augusta. It happened at SW 150th and Tawakoni Road around 3 p.m. Sunday.
Traffic with 911 indicated the man suffered potentially critical injuries and is being transported to Wesley Medical Center for treatment.
The Butler County Sheriff's Office is on scene and still investigating the crash. We will have more information as soon as it becomes available.