WOOD RIVER, Neb. (AP) — A 39-year-old Wyoming woman has been killed in a crash on Interstate 80 in south-central Nebraska.
The Hall County Sheriff's Office said the accident occurred a little before 7 p.m. Wednesday.
A news release said an eastbound semitrailer truck veered into the path of an eastbound passenger vehicle that swerved into the median and then the westbound lanes, where it collided with another semitrailer truck.
The sheriff's office said Jennifer Jones, of Torrington, Wyo., was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver and two other passengers were taken to St. Francis Medical Center in Grand Island.
The driver was identified as 26-year-old Karisa Bennett. The injured passengers were identified as 35-year-old Sarah Hatch and 34-year-old Larrah Gurnsey.
Gurnsey is from Scottsbluff. Bennett and Hatch are from Torrington, Wyo.
The trucker wasn't injured.
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