At 3:35 p.m. Monday, Joseph W. Stackhouse of Blaine, Minn., and Juvincio Lara of Wichita where both injured in an accident that occurred on I-135 southbound near milepost 50.
Lara was traveling slowly in the right-hand lane when Stackhouse rear-ended him. Lara spun into the center median and Stackhouse came to rest in the west ditch.
Stackhouse was taken to Mercy Hospital and Lara was taken by Life Team to Wesley Medical Center. The extent of their injuries is unknown at this time.
EMS personnel, firefighters, deputies, an officer and Kansas Highway Patrol officers responded to the scene.