Vehicle Accident

Altamont Police Chief Mike Shields walks near an accident scene on Friday. The Labette County Sheriff’s Office, the Labette Health Ambulance Service, Altamont police and Altamont fire and rescue responded to the single-car accident on U.S. 160 west of Altamont Friday afternoon. The car was westbound when it left the road on the south side and drove through a creek before stopping. Two occupants in the car refused medical treatment.