Weather Alert

Kearney Woman hurt in Rear-Ending Accident

A Kearney woman was left with minor injuries after her vehicle was rear-ended on I-35 Monday evening.

According to the accident report from Troop A of the Highway Patrol, 80-year-old Kearney resident Judith A. Townsend was driving a 2020 Ford on I-356 at mile-marker 19 at 5:16 P.M. Monday when she slowed for traffic congestion. As she did her vehicle was struck from behind by a 2015 Volkswagen driven by 23-year-old Rayville resident Gideon L. Paige.

Townsend was wearing a seat belt but still suffered minor injuries. She was taken by Liberty EMS to Liberty Hospital fro treatment. Paige was uninjured in the accident.


Connect With Us Listen To Us On