One person taken to hospital with serious injuries after accident on Auburn Rd

According to a news release from the Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office, one individual was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries following a vehicle accident.

Around 8:45 this morning, the Shawnee County Emergency Communications Center received a call regarding a motor vehicle accident in the 5100 block of SW Auburn Rd.  A white Toyota Yaris was southbound on Auburn Rd. when it entered oncoming traffic and struck a white Chevy Silverado traveling northbound.  The driver of the Toyota was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries. The driver of the Chevy was not injured.

Mission Township Fire Department and AMR assisted at the scene.  This incident is still under investigation.