Woman dies in hospital after southeast Nebraska collision

Posted By: Channel 8 Eyewitness News


       HEBRON, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities say an 87-year-old woman has died at a hospital after a collision on U.S. Highway 81 near Hebron in southeast Nebraska.
        The Thayer County Sheriff’s Office says Loetta Krause died at a Lincoln hospital. She lived in Hebron. The collision occurred around 6:20 p.m. Saturday. The Sheriff’s Office says Krause’s car was eastbound on Dove Road when it was struck on the passenger side by a northbound sedan as she tried to cross the highway.
        The other driver and a passenger in his car were taken to the Hebron hospital.