WICHITA (AP) - The Kansas Highway Patrol says eight people are recovering from injuries suffered when the passenger van they were in crashed on the Kansas Turnpike.
The patrol says two of the people hurt in the accident Sunday near the Towanda Service area are in critical condition.
Lt. Dennis Tate tells KSNW-TV (http://bit.ly/10WYX2k ) that the van went out of control and overturned after one of the tires lost its tread and the driver slammed on the brakes.
The eight people were taken to Wichita hospitals. Their names were not released.
The Kansas State Wildcats knocked off the South Dakota Coyotes 64-62 on Tuesday night.
Hayden and Holton clashed in a battle of 4A schools, while Topeka High hosted Topeka West in a girls matchup.
Kansas committed 24 turnovers and fell behind by 18 points in the first half in Tuesday's loss at Florida.