Delivery Truck Tips Over On Highway Near Palmyra

PALMYRA, NE – Eastbound Highway 2 from Highway 43 to Palmyra was closed Wednesday afternoon due to an accident.

A freight truck driven by Addisu Tessema of Pittsburgh, Penn., was eastbound on Highway 2 when it drifted onto the shoulder. An Otoe County Sheriff’s Office accident report says Tessema over-corrected and the back trailer rolled over on its side.

According to reports, a delivery truck tipped over near the Casey’s in Palmyra and blocked eastbound lanes.

No injuries were reported.


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