Icy crash kills 1, injures 4
A Manitoba woman was killed at 9:20 a.m. Saturday when a Nebraska man lost control of his pickup on an icy bridge and it collided head on with her 2021 Jeep Cherokee on K-15 a quarter mile south of 280th Rd.
Hillsboro rescue squad members had to remove the body of Diane E. Hannah, 58, Lac Du Bonnet, Manitoba, from her Jeep.
Antunez Rodriguez, 39, Omaha, lost control of his 2011 Ford F-150 on the ice and skidded into Hannah’s Jeep.
He and all three of his passengers — Mariela Gomez, 32; Mayte Antunez, 11; and Ashley Antunez, 15, all of the same Omaha address — were taken by ambulance to Salina Regional Medical Center for treatment of injuries listed as incapacitating.
Hillsboro, Marion, and Tampa ambulances, Durham firefighters and first responders, and Hillsboro rescue squad were sent to the scene. Tampa and Hillsboro ambulances took the patients to Salina.