UPDATE: Fatal crash on I-80 between Lincoln and Omaha

Authorities are on the scene of a fatal crash on Interstate 80 that caused significant traffic buildup between Lincoln and Omaha.
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LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — Authorities are on the scene of a fatal crash on Interstate 80 that caused significant traffic buildup between Lincoln and Omaha.

The crash is in the westbound lanes near mile marker 423 in Cass County.

The Nebraska State Patrol said Thursday morning all westbound I-80 traffic was being forced to exit at mile marker 426, which is the Mahoney State Park interchange.

As of 7:40 a.m., traffic was slowed or stopped east of the Platte River.

NSP is advising drivers to use Hwy. 6 as an alternate route and to expect delays.

Authorities say the crash “included a fatality.”

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

 

 

 

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