Accident shuts down portion of Highway 70
The Nebraska State Patrol, Antelope County Sheriff’s Department and Elgin Rescue personnel were on the scene early this morning of a two vehicle accident. Occurring 8 miles west of Elgin on Highway 70, a semi truck and passenger car collided. The semi received extensive damage to the driver’s side front. The car apparently flipped as a result of the impact.
Law enforcement shut down traffic in the area temporarily until the vehicles and debris were removed.
The number of people involved and/or extent of injuries is unknown at this time as the accident investigation continues. Stay tuned for updates as they become available from law enforcement to the Elgin Review.