Semi-truck driver hurt in crash

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A semi-truck driver is rushed to the hospital after crash in McPherson County.

The accident happened around 10 p.m. Friday, about 8 miles south of McPherson. A semi was heading south on I-135. The Kansas Highway Patrol says the vehicle veered off the highway, came back on and, then, overturned. The truck landed on its side.

South-bound traffic was at a stop for nearly an hour.

The victim, in his 50’s, is from Missouri.

The KHP says the cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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