Helicopter called to Nebraska City area accident

Kirt Manion
Nebraska City News-Press
A medical helicopter was deployed to the scene of this accident on the morning of Wednesday, July 28, on I-Road (Old Highway 2) between Nebraska City and Dunbar.

A two vehicle accident on I Road (Old Highway 2) on the morning of Wednesday, July 28 led to a Dunbar man being transported from the scene via medical helicopter.

The Dunbar man, 58-year-old Richard Sitzman, was traveling east bound down I Road at the intersection of County Road 52 when his 1987 Chrysler LeBaron collided with a south bound truck driven by 47-year-old Christopher Barnes from Ashland.

Sitzman was taken from the scene to  Bergan Mercy Hospital in Omaha with serious injuries.