A Fort Scott woman is injured after a single-vehicle accident.
According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, 23-year-old Mikayla Ward was driving a 2000 Dodge Ram 1500 pickup south on U.S. 69 about five miles north of Pittsburg when the vehicle left the roadway to the right. Ward overcorrected, causing the truck to cross the median, the northbound lanes of traffic and overturned in the east ditch. Ward was taken to KU Medical Center with a suspected serious injury. Two minors were present in the vehicle as well. Their condition is unknown. Ward was not wearing a seat belt.