Car Hits Garage East of Silver Lake 07 Jun 12

Authorities say a medical incident may have caused a Hutchinson man to lose control of his vehicle and ultimately crash into a garage Wednesday evening.

The State Patrol says 45-year-old Troy Boettcher was traveling west on Highway 7 when he had a possible medical condition causing him to lose control, leave the roadway, hit a mailbox, and eventually hit an attached garage at 13704, east of Silver Lake. The Patrol says he hit a vehicle in the garage, pushing it into the residence. Another vehicle in the garage was also damaged.

Boettcher was taken to the Hutchinson Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

The incident happened just after 6:30pm and is under investigation.