Woman Injured in Rear End Collision

A 42 year old Ellis woman was injured in a rear end collision Thursday afternoon. Kathryn Leigh McGonigal of Ellis, driving a Pontiac Sunfire, was stopped to make a left turn at the 183 Alternate, 1.7 miles south of the Interstate. She was struck from behind by a 2004 Dodge Durango driven by 77 year old Gerald Joseph Vitzum of Hays. He was not injured. McGonigal was transported to Hays Medical Center. They were both wearing seat belts.Highway Patrol