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Two severely injured in highway accident

January 25, 2019 GMT

NORFOLK - Two people were severely injured as the result of an accident Wednesday morning.

According to Captain Mike Bauer, Norfolk Fire & Rescue and Norfolk Police responded to the accident in the 2200 block of South 13th Street.

A northbound 2002 Toyota Sequoia driven by 18-year-old Mu Lar Wah of Norfolk, lost control, crossed the median, and collided with a southbound vehicle.

The southbound car was a 2007 Saturn driven by 56-year-old Mark Keenan of Norfolk.

Keenan was air-ambulanced from the scene to Mercy Medical in Sioux City and Wah was transported to Faith Regional Hospital.

The Norfolk Police accident investigation team was called in to investigate.

Several Nebraska State Patrol Troopers and several Madison County Sheriff’s Deputies also assisted with the response.

The accident remains under investigation.