Victim in Hillside collision shows improvement in recovery

WICHITA — The Wichita man badly hurt in a traffic collision Monday afternoon has been upgraded to serious condition at a local hospital.

Barry Littleton, 36, was driving north on Hillside when he attempted to turn left at 27th Street just before 2:40 p.m., police said. He was struck by a southbound van driven by a 40-year-old woman.

Littleton was transported to Wesley Medical Center, where he is in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit. The driver of the van suffered minor injuries.