Fatal accident closes sections of I-80 Saturday in West Central Nebraska.

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NEAR PAXTON, Neb. (KNOP) - Nebraska State Patrol is investigating a fatality rollover on Interstate 80 Saturday near the Lincoln County-Keith County line. The driver, Agnes Duran, 70, of Maryland, died at the scene. The passenger, James Roberts, 75, of Wyoming, was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

A secondary crash also occurred in the traffic resulting from the first, Thomas said, and westbound I-80 lanes from Ogallala to Hershey were closed for about an hour. Scanner traffic indicated the closure was in part due to a helicopter transport needing to land.

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