An SUV overturned into a dry creek/culvert north of Shawnee Mall Wednesday afternoon.

An SUV overturned into a dry creek/culvert north of Shawnee Mall Wednesday afternoon.

Shawnee police and firefighters were on that scene as traffic was diverted for a short time. Two adults and two children were rescued from the vehicle and transported to St. Anthony Shawnee Hospital.

Shawnee Police Lt. Jon Arnett said the driver of the SUV was northbound on Kickapoo Street when the vehicle left the roadway and overturned into the culvert.

He said DUI was suspected in the accident; the driver was taken into custody and then to the hospital for a blood test. An accident report will be completed by Shawnee police.

Watch for updates.