OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – Two people are dead following a traffic accident Friday evening involving a commercial truck hauling a dumpster in Nebraska.
The Douglas County sheriff’s office says in a news release that a preliminary investigation found that the commercial truck driven 40-year-old Christopher Anderson, a Douglas County resident, didn’t make a curve and struck a Honda Pilot, forcing it into a ditch. The truck then flipped and rolled, ejecting Anderson. He was died at the scene.
The driver of the Honda, 48-year-old Holly A. Koenigsfield of Sarpy County, was critically injured and flown to a hospital. Her 17-year-old passenger, Ella C. Koenigsfeld, died at the scene.