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One dead in I-80 pileup caused by blowing dust, patrol confirms

One dead in I-80 pileup caused by blowing dust, patrol confirms

Parts of interstate 80 in central Nebraska closed Monday for blowing dust.

NSP says strong winds kicked up dust and created very poor visibility across a 40-50 mile stretch of I-80.

A spokesperson for the department confirmed troopers are responding to accidents on Interstate 80 between Lincoln and York.

Police said the hazardous conditions caused a chain-reaction crash that left 15 people injured, including one person who later died. By late Sunday evening, all lanes had reopened to traffic.

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Eight people were transported to the hospital in Aurora, six were taken to the hospital in York, and one person was transported by helicopter to Bryan Health West Hospital in Lincoln, according to a report issued by the Nebraksa State Patrol.

The patrol said equipment was used to free several of the injured.

Thomas says further investigation into the crash is ongoing.

Winds gusts of 60 miles per hour (97 kph) were reported in the area. The patrol said the crash closed a 2-mile (3-kilometer) stretch of the interstate for almost three hours. The others were taken to hospitals in York and Aurora.


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