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Tree-trimming truck rolls, blocks traffic near I-235 and Kellogg

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Friday, March 8, 2013, at 3:20 p.m.
  • Updated Saturday, March 9, 2013, at 1:33 a.m.

A tree-trimming truck rolled as the driver was negotiating an access ramp in west Wichita Friday afternoon, authorities said.

The accident occurred at 2:41 p.m. as the truck was taking the ramp from southbound I-235 to westbound Kellogg, authorities said. The driver suffered minor injuries but declined medical treatment at the scene.

Dispatchers initially had believed the vehicle was a school bus, with no students on board.

The truck came to rest in the median next to Kellogg, blocking a lane of traffic.

Reach Stan Finger at 316-268-6437 or sfinger@wichitaeagle.com.

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