Emerson Couple Killed in Two-Vehicle Accident Near Hoskins
An elderly couple is dead following an accident Sunday afternoon in snowy and icy conditions.
Wayne County Sheriff's Office says the accident occurred around 3:25
p.m. Sunday about two miles east of Hoskins on Nebraska Highway 35.
office says an eastbound pickup driven by 85-year-old Virlyn Lukens, of
Emerson, went out of control on the slick roadway and was struck by an
eastbound sport utility vehicle. Lukens and his wife, 77-year-old Marvel
Lukens, were killed.
The SUV driver was taken to a Norfolk hospital for treatment.