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Icy roadway blamed for western Nebraska crash death

Icy roadway blamed for western Nebraska crash death

Posted By: Channel 8 Eyewitness News

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ALLIANCE, Neb. (AP)

         Authorities say an icy road led to the crash death of an Alliance woman in the Nebraska Panhandle.

         The accident occurred around 11:30 a.m. Monday on U.S. Highway 385, about 11 miles north of Alliance.

         The Nebraska State Patrol says 35-year-old Lisa Penaluna lost control of her northbound car and collided with a southbound semitrailer driven by Gary Chestnut, who lives in Kansas.     

         The patrol says Penaluna died of her injuries and says Chestnut suffered minor injuries.

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