Feb 22, 2021 8:04 PM

Nebraska man struck by pickup in Kan. gas station parking lot

Posted Feb 22, 2021 8:04 PM

JEFFERSON COUNTY —A Nebraska man was injured in an accident just before 7a.m. Monday in Jefferson County.

The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 2011 Dodge Ram 2500 driven by Andrew Joseph Miller, 38, Valley Falls, was pulling into a gas station at 1420 K4 Highway in Valley Falls, Kansas.

The pickup struck Dennis L. Roth, 79, Wolbach, Nebraska, who was walking into the gas station store.

EMS transported Roth to a Topeka hospital for treatment of serious injures, according to the KHP. Miller was not injured and properly restrained at the time of the accident, according to the KHP.