SUV passenger dies after collision in Seward County
GARLAND, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a sport utility vehicle passenger died after a collision in eastern Nebraska’s Seward County.
The collision occurred around 3:50 p.m. Sunday, about a mile (2 kilometers) south of Garland. The Seward County Sheriff’s Office says a westbound vehicle didn’t halt at a stop sign and struck the northbound SUV, fatally injuring the SUV passenger.
She’s been identified as 56-year-old Lily Gonzalez, who lived in Seward. The SUV driver’s been identified as 53-year-old Edward Gonzalez. He was treated at a Seward hospital and released.
The other driver’s been identified as 20-year-old Paxton Minnig, of Lincoln. He was taken to a Lincoln hospital.
Investigators say criminal charges are pending.