Injury accident transports 1 to hospital


A Manhattan woman was sent to the hospital after running a red light, causing a two-vehicle accident Wednesday, according to a Riley County Police Department report.
    RCPD Lt. Kurt Moldrup said the accident occurred at the Fourth Street and Leavenworth Street intersection.
    At 11:42 a.m., Nancy Mathiot, 1934 Montgomery Drive, was driving a 1989 Chevy Caprice heading north, crossing Leavenworth Street, when she was struck by another vehicle, according to the report.
    David McKee, 57, of 2124 Griffith Terrace, was driving eastbound in a 1999 Cadillac STS.
    Mathiot, 70, was transported to Mercy Regional Hospital for a cut to the face, and she was issued a citation for running a red stoplight, according to the report.
    McKee received no injuries.
    In another RCPD report, Justin Lupfer, 20, of 1919 Platt Street, had $800 in miscellaneous tools and a toolbox stolen from his truck bed.
    Moldrup said the theft occurred between Sunday and Wednesday.