2-vehicle crash just north of Lincoln kills 1 person
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Authorities in southeastern Nebraska say a man has died in a two-vehicle crash just north of Lincoln.
The Lancaster County Sheriff’s Department says the crash happened Monday afternoon at Highway 77 and Interstate 80 when a small sport utility vehicle turning left on a green light at the I-80 off ramp was hit by a minivan that had run a red light.
Emergency responders rushed two people in the SUV and three people in the minivan to Bryan Health Center West in Lincoln. A passenger in the SUV, Dennis Plautz, died at the hospital.
The crash remains under investigation. No charges had been announced by Tuesday morning.