Lincoln woman killed in head-on crash with semi near Osceola

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – A Lincoln woman was killed Thursday in a head-on crash with a semi-truck near Osceola, the Polk County Sheriff’s Office said.

The crash happened around 11:20 a.m. near mile marker 395 on State Highway 92, which is west of Osceola.

A Chevy Suburban was traveling west on Highway 92 when it crossed the center line and struck a semi head-on, Sheriff Dwaine Ladwig said.

The Suburban then caught on fire after the collision.

Ladwig said the driver, 41-year-old Dawn Dowhy, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The semi-driver, 63-year-old Delbert Griffiths, was sent to a hospital in Osceola with injuries that were not life-threatening.

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