Crash Claims 2 Lives in Douglas County

fatal-accidentA single vehicle crash on Bennington Road in Douglas County has claimed two lives.

Just before 1:30 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 21, the Nebraska State Patrol responded to reports of a single vehicle crash a quarter of a mile east of Highway 133 on Bennington Road.

Troopers working the crash say a vehicle was traveling on Bennington Road when it left the roadway and rolled, striking a tree on the south side of the Highway.

The two occupants in the vehicle were killed. The names of the deceased are being withheld pending notification of family.  Seat belts were in use.

The investigation into the crash continues.