DUI suspected after beltway rollover
NEBRASKA CITY - The Otoe County Sheriff’s Office reports a rollover crash on the west intersection of the J. Sterling Morton Beltway at 2:45 p.m. on Monday.
Eastbound vehicle in Highway 2 lost control and entered the median sideways and began a rollover. The vehicle crossed two westbound lanes and entered the ditch, coming to rest on the driver’s side.
Phyllis Chapman, 60, of Cheyenne, Wyo., was extricated and taken to CHI Health St. Mary’s, where she was medically cleared and arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence.
Here is the initial report from the accident scene
NEBRASKA CITY – Emergency crews were called to the west intersection of the J. Sterling Morton Beltway Monday afternoon for a rollover accident.
A car with Wyoming plates entered the median on the four-lane Highway 2 eastbound and crossed two westbound lanes before rolling.
The driver was able to walk briefly after the accident. She was taken to CHI Health St. Mary’s with possible serious, but non-life-threatening injuries.
The Otoe County Sheriff's Office is investigating.