Earthquake Near Brownlee
Monday, 11 April 2016 08:25
A 3.2 magnitude earthquake was recorded near Brownlee, or 23.38 miles north-northeast of Thedford, Nebraska on April 11th at 12:07 a.m., according the the U.S. Geological Survey. Residents reported the ground shaking. No further information is available at this time.
Fatality on Highway 20 in Rock County
Saturday, 09 April 2016 09:15
A Long Pine man is dead following a three-vehicle accident in Rock County.
The Nebraska State Patrol says it happened around 12:20 p.m. Friday just east of the Rock-Brown County line on Highway 20 near Long Pine. Patrol troopers say a vehicle driven by 82-year old Lynne Moore of Long Pine was trying to pass a pickup when the he hit a pivot that was being pulled behind a vehicle driven by 60-year old Clarence Lanka of Ainsworth. Moore’s vehicle then went left of center and collided with a third vehicle driven by 64-year old Diana Borysenko of Ainsworth.
The State Patrol did not have an update on the condition of the other two drivers.
Information obtained from News Channel Nebraska and will be updated as it becomes available.