Kansas Highway Patrol 2.12.18
At 10:38 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 7, the Kansas Highway Patrol responded to a one-vehicle accident two miles west of Bern on Kansas Highway 71. A 2011 Dodge 1500, driven by Shanon Schurman, 43, of Bern was traveling eastbound when it left the roadway to the south striking a culvert and barbed wire fence. Schurman was taken to the Seneca Hospital with possible injuries. He was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident.