Five seriously injured in rollover crash in Miami County

Five people were seriously injured early today after a pickup truck rolled over along a highway in Miami County.

The accident, which occurred on Kansas 68 and Spring Valley Road, was reported around 5:45 a.m. The injured were transported to nearby hospitals. Their conditions were not available, the Kansas Highway Patrol reported.

The highway patrol reported that the truck was southbound on Spring Valley Road, drove through a stop sign, crossed K-68, hit a guard rail, ran into an embankment and flipped over. Three people were ejected from the vehicle and two were trapped inside the wreckage.