19-Year-Old Ogallala Woman Killed in Early Morning Crash

Posted 2 years ago

By Scott Carlson

Emma Redinger (Facebook Photo)

Emma Redinger (Facebook Photo)

An Ogallala teen is dead following an early morning car crash.

According to the Nebraska State Patrol, the crash happened just outside of Hershey at about 12:30 a.m. on Saturday.

According to authorities, a vehicle driven by 18-year-old Casey Lake of Grant was heading west on Interstate 80 when she lost control of the vehicle and over-corrected, causing the vehicle to roll several times.

19-year-old Emma Redinger of Ogallala was killed in the accident.

Troopers with the State Patrol are still investigating the cause of the crash and no further details were available.


  • sad

    Rip emma. So sad.

    Current score: 8
  • sumting wong here

    prayers for the family i cant imagine what your going threw,

    Current score: 4
  • Sista Mary Margret

    My deepest sympathy and prayers for comfort. :(

    Current score: 4
  • mommy-2-five

    My thoughts & prayers go out to her family & friends. She was a beautiful young woman who always put a smile on my face. She will be missed by many.

    Current score: 5
  • proudmama

    My thoughts and prayers go out to the family of emma. She was kids daycare teacher and they absolutely loved her. She will be missed very much!

    Current score: 4
  • Sad

    Heaven got another angel. My heart goes out to the family.

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  • crystal

    Omg.. I just heard what happened.. :( she could always put a smile on ur face i remember workimg at the college and she always nade me laugh.. She was so full of life.. Rest in peace babygirl.. U will be missed

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  • Bob Klink

    My heart is breaking for her family. I know them on both sides. Went to the same schools with both parents. We lost our son 4 years ago. The pain they are going thru is cold, hard and doesn’t stop. I pray for God’s Peace and Comfort for all family members. I love you guys. I am so sorry. Hugs.

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  • Flappie

    Ohno! Is she really dead?

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