On Friday May 18th, the Gage County Sheriff’s Office, responded to a two vehicle injury accident at the junction of S. 94th Rd. and E. Sargent Rd. near Filley, NE. A 2005 Ford Minivan, driven by Nathan Walker (34 years old) of Beatrice, was traveling north on S. 94th Rd., passing through the intersection of E. Sargent Rd. A 2005 Chevy K2500 pickup, driven by Brenda R. Griess (49 years old) of Beatrice, was traveling west on E. Sargent Rd. The two vehicles collided in the intersection. Two passengers, one from each vehicle, were transported to Beatrice Community Hospital with injuries sustained in the accident.
All the occupants of Walker’s vehicle were wearing restraints, while Griess’s passenger was not. Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the accident. Citations are pending.