Truck flips on its side near Massasoit Apartments

Atchison Police, Fire, and EMS responded to an injury accident Friday early afternoon in the 200 block North 3rd. A 2003 Chevrolet Blazer driven by Randy K. Johnston, 62, Atchison, was southbound on a private drive adjacent to the Massasoit Apartment complex and was turning east onto another private drive when the vehicle left the roadway and over a retaining wall. The vehicle landed on its top. Johnston was transported to the hospital by EMS with injuries. A 49 year old passenger, Fredrick Paxton, of Atchison, was treated by EMS at the scene for injuries but was not transported. The vehicle was towed from the scene.

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