Passenger Killed in Accident Near Louisville

LOUISVILLE, Neb. (AP) - One person has been killed in the collision of a pickup and semitrailer near Louisville, Nebraska.

The accident occurred around 4 a.m. Friday on Nebraska Highway 50, north of the Platte River. Authorities say the pickup ran a stop sign and was hit by the big rig.

A passenger in the pickup was pronounced dead at the scene. The pickup driver was trapped in the wreckage for a time before being freed for medical treatment. The semitrailer driver was taken to an Omaha hospital.

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