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Five in hospital after rollover on I-80

Posted: Updated: Aug 19, 2013 11:22 AM CDT

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Five people were taken to a Lincoln hospital after the SUV they were in rolled multiple times near Waverly.  The accident happened at around 1:30 a.m. Monday on I-80 westbound near exit 415.  The Nebraska State Patrol says 31-year-old Magda Lorenzo of Pomona, California lost control of the SUV. 

One of those victims, 12-year-old Enrique J. Lorenzo was ejected from the SUV and was flown to Bryan West.  The four others, including the driver, were taken to the hospital by ambulance.  The other three include 31-year-old Enrique D. Lorenzo, an 8-year-old girl, and an 8-month-old boy.

Nebraska State Patrol at the scene said the vehicle landed on its side near the entrance of a weigh station for semi-trailer trucks. 

Officials have not yet released the condition of any of the people involved in the accident.  We'll bring you the latest information as soon as it becomes available.  

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