Two Vehicle Accident Diverts Traffic on Hwy-44


A collision on Hwy-44 between Kearney and Axtell caused traffic delays Monday evening.

The two vehicle accident happened at about 5:15 p.m. when a red car rear-ended a pickup truck.

Officers on the scene said four people were involved. One was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital.

Traffic was diverted to the shoulder of the highway for nearly a half hour. Axtell rescue crews and Nebraska State Patrol were on scene.

No citations were issued at the time of the collision.