NEBRASKA WOMAN INJURED IN TWO VEHICLE CRASH NEAR ESSEX
( Essex ) One person was injured in a two-vehicle accident near Essex Wednesday evening.
The Iowa State Patrol says, Erika Summers, of Fort Collins , Colorado , a passenger in a jeep driven by 50-year-old Richard Watson, of Papillion , Nebraska was airlifted to Creighton Medical Center in Omaha .
The Iowa State Patrol says, Watson was traveling west on Highway 48 and was attempting to pass a tractor that was attempting to turn south at the intersection of Highway 48 and E. Avenue. The Jeep collided with left side of the tractor driven by 27-year-old Andrew Liljedahl of Essex.
Both vehicles remained upright at the intersection.