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Nebraska City News-Press - Nebraska City, NE
  • Murry teen killed when truck slams into cars stopped for construction

  • A Murry teen was killed and several flown to hospitals after a Highway 75 accident near Plattsmouth Friday, July 19.

    A truck and semi-trailer driven by Kevin Monahan, 60, of Cass County was north on the Highway near Church Road. The truck crested a hill and struck a line of cars stopped for construction.
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  • A Murry teen was killed and several flown to hospitals after a Highway 75 accident near Plattsmouth Friday, July 19.
    A truck and semi-trailer driven by Kevin Monahan, 60, of Cass County was north on the Highway near Church Road. The truck crested a hill and struck a line of cars stopped for construction.
    Involved were a Buick Park Avenue, driven by Phyllis Durand, 66 of Cass County, a Ford Fusion driven by Kelley Houfek, 42, of Cass County and a Mazda driven by Joleen Rose, 41, of Cass County.
    Nathan Houfek was was riding in the back seat of the Ford Fusion. He died after being taken by medical helicopter to an Omaha hospital.
    Durand and Kelley Houfek, the teen's mother, were flown by medical helicopter to University Hospital  along with Houfek and his 12-year-old sister.

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