Accident on Fort Riley Boulevard


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Updated Friday afternoon:

An accident KMAN news first told you about early Friday resulted in a possible injury to a Wamego man.

Jamie Douglass, 27,  reportedly an officer with the Riley County Police Department, was taken to Mercy Regional Health Center following the accident on K-18, about five miles west of Manhattan.

The Kansas Highway patrol reports Douglass was injured when the 2013 Fort Taurus he was in was parked on the westbound side of K-18 on a traffic stop.

Another vehicle, a 2005 Toyota Sequoia driven by Kasi Roberts, 32, of Tennessee was travelling westbound and sideswiped Douglass’s car.

A Mercy spokeswoman indicates Douglass was treated and released.

The accident was reported at 8:45 Friday morning.


There are early reports of an injury accident near the 5700 block of Fort Riley Boulevard. The accident involved a Riley County police officer who had pulled over another vehicle.  The officer’s vehicle was struck from behind.  The police officer has been transported to Mercy Regional health Center for his injuries.  Kansas Highway patrol says another accident has also occurred in the same area.


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