News to Know: US 400 Bypass Closing, Anderson Crash Arrest, and Queen Elizabeth’s 2 Grandsons

Baxter Springs, KS. — Some Kansas drivers may have to look out for a detour starting today. The Kansas Department of Transportation looks to close the US 400 Bypass east of Baxter Springs. It’s being closed for construction as KDOT continues work on the US 166 expansion in Cherokee County. There will be a signed detour on US 68A, K66, and K26.

Anderson, MO. — Anderson, Missouri police charged a man with a fatal crash last month. Vincent Castro is now charged with a DWI resulting in the death of another — among other charges for the August 20th two-vehicle crash on Missouri 59 in Anderson. The other driver — 65-year-old David Cunningham was airlifted to Freeman Hospital in Joplin where he was later pronounced dead.

Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian soldiers raise their country’s flag in the main square of Izium. Russian forces were forced to flee the strategic eastern city just five days after Ukrainian forces began a new offensive eastward through the Kharkiv region. The last five days have seen the most ambitious ground assaults by the Ukrainians since Russia launched its full-scale invasion six months ago.

London (AP) — William and Prince Harry pay respects to their grandmother on the grounds of Windsor Castle. Sources say William reached out to Harry shortly before this walk. You can see the brother with their wives, Catherine and Meghan, look at some of the tributes to the queen left by the gates of the castle before greeting people who were there to offer their condolences. Public viewings for the queen are to get underway today.

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