Woman dies after vehicle runs off highway in Burt County

Posted By: Channel 8 Eyewitness News


DECATUR, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities say a driver died after her vehicle ran off a highway and rolled in northeast Nebraska.

The crash occurred around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, about 4 miles (7 kilometers) south of Decatur. The Burt County Sheriff’s Office says 63-year-old Elizabeth Anderson was driving south on U.S. Highway 75 when her vehicle veered off into a cornfield and rolled twice, ejecting her.        

Anderson was pronounced dead at the scene. The Sheriff’s Office says she lived in Blair.