Kansas Highway Patrol 9.20.2022
At 12:35 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 20, the Kansas Highway Patrol reported a two-vehicle accident six miles north of Robinson that sent one man to the hospital. A 2021 Freightliner driven by Bradley D. Somers, 63, of Robinson was westbound on 270th Road preparing to turn right onto Sage Brush Road. A 2017 Freightliner driven by Cody A. Barger, 26, of St. Joseph, Mo., attempted to pass Somers on the right and struck the passenger side of Somers semi. Barger, who was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident, was taken to Hiawatha’s Amberwell Hospital with possible injuries. Somers reportedly had no apparent injuries and also was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident.