One dead, several hurt in multi-vehicle crash on Sunday
FREMONT, Neb. -- One woman is dead and several other people were injured in a four-vehicle crash in northern Saunders County on Sunday afternoon.
The Sheriff's Office said it happened just after 1:30 p.m. on Highway 77 near the Platte River Bridge.
Sheriff's officials crashed nearly head-on, causing two other crashes with other vehicles on the highway.
Multiple people needed to be extricated from vehicles. One woman was pronounced dead at Nebraska Medicine.
Two others were life-flighted from the scene with what were called life-threatening injuries.
Two others were treated for injuries at a Fremont hospital.