Update: Lanes Reopening After Fatal Accident

Update at 5:57 p.m. According to Greg Harkrader with the Kansas Highway Patrol, Southbound lanes of Tuttle Creek Boulevard are now open while Northbound lanes were being diverted through the state park by the corps office. The Kansas Highway Patrol and Kansas Department of Transportation were both working to get northbound lanes reopened very soon.

A Fatal accident in the 4600 block of Tuttle Creek Boulevard between a passenger vehicle and semi-trailer blocked traffic earlier this afternoon to and from Manhattan.

Authorities responded just before 4 p.m. to the scene of the accident.

Check back for further updates as the situation warrants.

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