MANHATTAN (KSNT) – Police say an 18-year-old police was texting and driving when she hit a house.
Riley County Police report that Shelby Whitaker was driving in the 2300 block of Anderson Avenue when she lost control, hit a road sign and the garage of a home at 544 Oakdale Street. The 1992 Lincoln Town Car crashed about 7:05 Monday night. Whitaker’s passenger was taken to Via Christi Hospital with back pain.
The driver from Clay Center was cited for traveling too fast for conditions and texting while driving.