UPDATE: One person killed on Sunday 1-80 crash

(Source: Nebraska State Patrol/ Nebraska Department of Transportation)
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The Dawson County Sheriff's Office confirmed that one male was killed Sunday following a crash on I-80 near Overton.

The accident happened just after 12:30 p.m. near the 248 Exit.

Authorities say a female- who was in the same vehicle as the male was also involved in the crash. She was transported to Lexington Regional Hospital and then to CHI Health Good Samaritan.

The mans identify is not yet being released until next of kin is notified.


I-80 has been reopened after a crash on Sunday. According to the Nebraska State Patrol, westbound I-80 in central Nebraska near Overton was closed due to a chain-reaction crash earlier in the day.

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