Injury accident on Sunset Avenue

By The Mercury

A Manhattan man was hospitalized for minor cuts after he reportedly drove into a power pole in the 900 block of Sunset Avenue on Tuesday morning.

Lt. Josh Kyle said Greig Olney, 52, was southbound on Sunset Avenue when he went off the road and drove into the pole, owned by Westar Energy.

Riley County EMS transported Olney for minor cuts to his hand.

The reporting officer wrote that the accident, which occurred at 7:05 a.m., may have been caused by fatigue or falling asleep at the wheel.

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