Pedestrian struck on K-18 Wednesday


A pedestrian was severely injured Wednesday night four miles west of Manhattan on K-18.

James Davis, 37, of Georgia, was transported via helicopter to Stormont Vale Hospital in Topeka then taken to KU Med after he was hit by a westbound Ford Focus driven by 26-year-old Michael Graf-Dedonder of St. George, who was uninjured.

According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, Davis ran across the roadway southbound and was struck in the left lane.

No further information is available at this time.


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