BERWYN — A young Gibbon woman died in a two-vehicle crash in Custer County near Berwyn, authorities said.
The crash happened Friday night when a car and a semitrailer hauling vehicles crashed head-on on U.S. 2 about a mile east of Berwyn. The driver of the car, Erica Morgan, 19, of Gibbon, died at the scene, according to the Custer County Sheriff’s Office.
Officials said the driver and a passenger in the semi were taken to a Broken Bow hospital with injuries. Their medical conditions had not been released by Monday.
A stretch of U.S. 2 was closed for several hours as law enforcement officials investigated the cause of the crash.