Atchison County Weekend Crashes

A two vehicle crash in Atchison County Saturday morning sent one to the hosptial.  45 year old Joel L Gibson of Westboro was northbound on Highway 59, 4 miles NW of Westboro and 63 year old Charles B Hurst of Tarkio was southbound.  Gibson crossed the center line striking Hurst, who was driving a freightliner.  Gibson then skidded off the roadway, Hurst went off the roadway and struck an embankment.  Hurst refused medical treatment at the scene.  Gibson was taken to Shenandoah Medical Center and then transferred to Nebraska Medicine in Omaha.

There was a two vehicle crash Sunday afternoon in Atchison County.  17 year old Morgan H Parshall of Tarkio and 52 year old Tammy S Fly of Fairfax were eastbound on Highway 136, 3 miles east of Tarkio.  Fly was making a turn when she was rear ended by Parshall.  Fly and her passenger, 57 year old James R Fly are seeking their own medical treatment.