A 17 year old Adam’s Girl was killed in a two vehicle accident on Monday near the intersection of S. 110th & Birch Road.
A pickup driven by 15 year old Megan Matthes of Adams Nebraska was traveling west on Birch Road when she met a car driven by her sister, 17 year old Gabrielle Matthes of Adams Nebraska which was traveling East on Birch Road. The vehicles met on top of a hill and hit head on. Both drivers lived in the immediate area of the accident.
Gabrielle was pinned in the vehicle and was extricated by Cortland Extrication and then transported by LifeNet to BryanLGH West for injuries sustained in the accident. The driver of the Chevy pickup, Megan Matthes, and her passenger 16 year old Katlyn Beu of Adams Nebraska were transported to Bryan LGH West for their injuries sustained in the accident.
Gabrielle was later pronounced dead at Bryan LGH West from injuries sustained in the accident. Gabrielle was not wearing her seatbelt and her airbag did deploy. Megan was wearing her seatbelt and both airbags deployed in the pickup.