UPDATE: Woman arrested for DUI, leaving the scene

Posted By: Channel 8 Eyewitness News

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UPDATE: Police say 32-year-old Andrea Nissen was speeding north on 27th when she rear-ended a car at Superior. The driver inside sustained a broken arm. Nissen then drove away from the scene, swerving out of control and hitting a light pole near 27th and Folkways. Police found her trying to run away and arrested her for leaving the scene of an injury accident, 3rd offense DUI, and other crimes.

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Lincoln Police are currently investigating an overnight two-vehicle accident.

It happened after 1 a.m. just north of 27th and Superior and near 27th & Folkways.

Officers, as well as Lincoln Fire and Rescue responded to two crash scenes involving two separate vehicles.

One of the drivers crashed into a light pole. Police say the accidents are connected and one woman was taken to the hospital.

We’ll bring you more details when they become available.