Gresham couple killed in collision, authorities say

Posted By: Channel 8 Eyewitness News

YORK, Neb. (AP)

Authorities say a Gresham couple have been killed in a pickup collision with a gravel truck near York.

The accident occurred a little after 2 p.m. Friday. The York County Sheriff’s Department says the eastbound pickup pulled in front of the gravel truck and collided with it.        

The two victims were identified as 77-year-old Rex Epke and his wife, 75-year-old Lois Epke. The truck driver was taken to a hospital.