BEATRICE – A medical helicopter was summoned to transport the driver of a car injured in a rollover yesterday, on the East B Line Road in southern Gage County.
Beatrice Fire and Rescue paramedic Jeff Hays says the female driver was airlifted from the scene at 3:54 p-m…….just northeast of Blue Springs.
A separate accident involving a Norris Public Power District truck crashing, north of Filley on South 134th Road. The accident happened at 2:59 p.m.
Gage County Sheriff’s investigators say 29-year-old Trevor Murphy, of Beatrice was driving the truck south when the 2016 Freightliner partly left the roadway, into the west ditch. Authorities say it appears Murphy then overcorrected, the truck crossed the road and went into the east ditch, where it rolled over.
Murphy had non-life threatening injuries and was transported to Bryan LGH West Medical Center in Lincoln.