Lawrence Johnson Killed in Accident at Hwy 183 in Holdrege, NE

March 28, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Lawrence Johnson
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

US 183 Highway, Holdrege, Nebraska, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Nebraska State Patrol
Vehicles Involved
SUV, Pickup Truck, Semi-Truck
Hwy 183
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

SUV collided with a semi-truck and pickup truck

What Happened

Nebraska State Patrol officials are investigating a crash that killed a man at Hwy 183 in Holdrege, NE on March 28th, 2023. Police say the incident happened around 5 p.m. According to investigators, an SUV operated by 64-year-old Peggy Morten was coming to a stop in order to make a turn when it was struck in the rear by a semi-truck. The collision pushed the SUV into the path of a pickup truck operated by 50-year-old Lawrence Johnson. The vehicles collided, leaving Johnson with injuries he later died from. Morten was hospitalized with injuries believed to be non-life-threatening. Police say the truck drivers injuries were not serious. Additional details were not provided.

Request a Police Report

Get Police Report

Already have the police report? You might need an "Open Records Packet"

If that's not enough information, you might need an Open Records Packet. An ORP is essentially all evidence that the authorities have collected. It usually contains photos, witness statements, measurements, and more and goes way beyond the police report.