A 9 year old was one of two people taken to the Beatrice Community Hospital Sunday as a result of an accident one quarter mile east of S. 162nd Road on Highway 4.
Investigation of the accident led officers to believe 34 year old Jeremy J. Shera of Steinauer Nebraska was traveling eastbound on Highway 4 when he lost control of his car and exited the roadway to the north. Shera’s rolled over several times finally coming to a rest on its top.
Shera and his 9 year old passenger, Shaylyn Salts of Steinauer Nebraska, were both transported to the Beatrice Community Hospital for injuries sustained in the accident.
Mr. Shera was cited for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, Child Abuse/Neglect, and Driving Under a Suspended License. Mr. Shera was later arrested for two Lancaster County warrants after being released from the hospital.