December 2, 2022

Dawson County Journal

Dawson County, Nebraska

Polk County fatality under investigation

    The Polk County Sheriff’s Office and Nebraska State Patrol are investigating a fatality accident that occurred shortly before 11:30am Thursday on State Highway 92 just west of Osceola.  Sheriff Dwaine Ladwig says a westbound suburban crossed the center line and struck a semi head-on.   The suburban then caught fire and its driver was pronounced deceased at the scene. 

    The semi driver was transported by ambulance to Annie Jeffrey Health Center in Osceola with non-life threatening injuries.  No names of those involved have been released.  Osceola Fire & Ambulance also assisted.


Source: Nebraska Regional News