PIERCE COUNTY, NE — Four people are in the hospital after a multi-vehicle accident on Thursday afternoon.
Emergency personnel responded to a crash three miles north of Hadar on Highway 13 around 4:30 PM. Officials on the scene say the Jaws of Life were used to extricate one person from a pickup.
Four people were transported by ambulance to Faith Regional Health Services with non-life threatening injuries. One emergency official credited the Pierce and Hadar Rescue teams with exceptionally quick work in the extrication.
The accident is under investigation.