Drivers Hit Semi-Trailer, Tree In Otoe Park

PALMYRA -In separate accidents this week, Otoe County drivers hit the back of a semi-trailer near Palmyra and a tree in the village park at Otoe.

A woman driving a Saturn was injured Friday morning after striking the back of a semi-trailer.

The westbound Saturn hit the back of the truck and semi-trailer on Highway 2 near Palmyra. The car then spun into the ditch.

The truck did not have any visible damage.

The Otoe County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the accident.

In a separate accident, 20-year-old Skyler Proplesch of Otoe suffered a medical emergency causing a Honda Accord to hit a tree in the Otoe village park.

An injury to 17-year-old Preston Sherman was reported in the accident on Sept. 1.




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