A man suffered serious head injuries and road rash after he fell from a moving vehicle near the East Topeka turnpike toll booth, authorities said.
Emergency crews responded to the east gate of the turnpike tollbooth on Interstate 70 shortly after 5:30 p.m. on Monday.
Troopers at the scene said the man fell out of a four-door blue Ford Taurus. He was transported to Topeka Hospital in serious condition.
The accident is being investigated by Kansas state troopers to determine the circumstances which lead to the man falling from the moving vehicle.