Teen dead, mother hospitalized after I-70 rollover crash

Hays Post – June 19, 2018

One person died in an accident just before 11p.m. Monday in Gove County.

The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 2003 Ford F250 driven by Tristan Ash Coleman, 19, Albany, Mo., was eastbound on Interstate 70 seven miles east of Colby.

The driver lost control of the pickup. It entered the median and driver overcorrected back onto the eastbound lane. The pickup entered median a second time and rolled into the westbound lanes.

Coleman was pronounced dead at the scene and transported to Baalmann Funeral Home in Oakley.

The driver’s mother Melinda A. Coleman, 56, Albany, Mo., was a passenger in the pickup. She was transported to Logan County Hospital.

Both were properly restrained at the time of the accident, according to the KHP.


Posted by Gwen Dorr Romine, KSFFA Webmaster
KSFFA’s Fire News Blog Home Page
KSFFA Facebook

0 Responses to “Teen dead, mother hospitalized after I-70 rollover crash”

  1. Leave a Comment


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: