One person has died following a two-vehicle accident near Wymore Thursday evening at the intersection of Highways 77 and 8. It was reported at 6:50pm according to the Gage County Sheriff’s office as one vehicle apparently turned in front of another vehicle traveling in the opposite directions. A passenger in one of the vehicles, 82-year-old Roy Farwell of Du Bois, was life-flighted from the scene and pronounced deceased at a Lincoln hospital.
A 58-year-old woman was transported to a Beatrice hospital with non-life threating injuries. Seat belts were in use in both vehicles. Neither alcohol nor drugs are believed to be a factor in the accident with the investigation ongoing at this time.
Members of Wymore Fire & EMS, Blue Springs Fire, Beatrice Fire & Rescue, Star Care Air Ambulance and Nebraska State Patrol assisted