Pratt County Accident Sends One To The Hospital

Posted 10 months ago

By Fred Gough

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A 71-year-old Pratt man was sent to the local hospital after a one vehicle crash on Wednesday.

According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, Karl Rudzitis Jr., was traveling south of 30 th Avenue in Pratt County and his a sandy shoulder. He then corrected and went left of center, corrected again, but hit a sandy shoulder again. He then over-corrected, again traveling left of center, leaving the roadway and rolled his Toyota Pickup numerous times. The truck came to rest in the ditch on its wheels.

Rudzitis was transported to Pratt Regional Medical Center for treatment after the accident which occurred around 5:45 p-m, 3-miles east and 4-miles north of Pratt.