One is sent to the hospital and later released after Wednesday accident

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SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. - (KNEP) - A two-vehicle accident at the intersection of Highway 26 and East 27th Street sends one to the hospital Wednesday.

The accident occurred around 1:30 in the afternoon as 34-year-old Cody Chapman was traveling southeast on Highway 26. That is when 19-year-old Braeden Struempler approached the intersection and failed to stop for the traffic light.

Chapman received minor injuries and was treated but later released from Regional West Medical Center. Struempler received a citation at the scene.