Illinois Man Fatally Injured in Nebraska Collision
MACY, Neb. (AP) -- Authorities say an Illinois man has been fatally injured and an Omaha man hurt in a northeast Nebraska collision.
The Lincoln Journal Star reports (http://bit.ly/Pu0WWf) that the accident
occurred about 10:30 a.m. Wednesday on U.S. Highway 75 near Macy.
The Nebraska State Patrol says 62-year-old
Robert Meiron, of Springfield, Ill.,
was driving south when his car crossed the center line and ran into a sport
utility vehicle driven by 35-year-old Gary Collins, of Omaha.
The patrol says Meiron was pronounced dead
later at Mercy Medical
Center in Sioux
City, Iowa, and that Collins was
taken to Burgess Health
Center in Onawa, Iowa,
for treatment. The patrol says Collins suffered a rib injury and was in stable