UPDATE: 11:33 AM
At approximately 7 a.m. Thursday morning, Buffalo County Sheriff’s Office deputies, Kearney Volunteer Fire Department and CHI Good Samaritan EMS were dispatched to a 2 vehicle injury accident on Coal Chute Rd.
These has been one confirmed fatality.
Preliminary investigation shows that a cement truck was traveling eastbound on Coal Chute was hit by a four door sedan traveling westbound on Coal Chute. The fatality is the driver of the sedan.
An autopsy has been scheduled.
Kearney, Neb. — Authorities say at least one person has been killed and another injured in a Buffalo County collision.
The accident occurred around 7 a.m. Thursday, just east of Kearney. Authorities say a cement truck and a car collided, blocking the roadway.
The names of those involved and other details haven’t been released.