Lincoln Native Dies After Falling Out Of Vehicle

The UNO volleyball player who was injured after falling from her boyfriend's car has died. Eighteen year old Shelly Thompson suffered head injuries in the fall, and died Wednesday at a Lincoln hospital.

Her boyfriend, who was driving when Shelly fell, was cited as a minor in possession of alcohol. Thompson, who was a Lincoln native, graduated from Norris High School, and was on track for a starting position on the UNO volleyball team. Thompson's father says her funeral is set for Saturday.