Cherryvale teenager injured in accident

Published On: Aug 06 2014 09:07:24 AM CDT   Updated On: Jul 08 2014 04:51:05 PM CDT

Courtesy: Nick Allen


A Kansas teenager is hospitalized after an accident in eastern Kansas.

It happened in Cherryvale around 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, 17-year-old Cantinia Cannon was driving west on main street, when she was struck by a semi entering the intersection.

Troopers said another vehicle blocked Cannon's view.

She was taken to a Wichita hospital where she remains in critical condition.

The driver of the semi truck, 30-year-old Ryan Brown of Oklahoma, was not hurt.