Accident at Hwy 34 and 22nd St. in CAss County, NE
Cass County Sheriff Wm. C. Brueggemann advised that on Monday December 19, 2022 at 08:01 a.m., Cass County Sheriff's Deputies along with Eagle Fire and Rescue and Cass County Medics responded to a one vehicle roll over accident on Highway 34 just west of 202nd Street near Eagle, NE.
A Tan 2002 Chevy Tahoe driven by 16 year old male of Eagle, NE, was driving west on Highway 34 just west of 202nd Street Eagle, when he lost control of the vehicle on the snow covered roads. The vehicle left the roadway and rolled at least one time coming to rest on its top. Both the driver and a passenger self extricated themselves. The driver and passenger were taken to St. Elizabeth's Hospital in Lincoln with non-life threatening injuries by Eagle Rescue.
Both occupants were wearing seatbelts at the time of the accident; alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the accident.