Saturday, June 2, 2012
Coaches killed in rural Neb. crash
ESPN.com news services
ANSLEY, Neb. -- A hospital spokeswoman says one high school
student remains in critical condition following a crash of a
basketball team van that killed two coaches and the driver of a
pickup truck that collided with it.
Marsha Wilkerson says two other students are in serious
condition, one is in fair condition and one was treated and
released from Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney.
was in fair condition at another hospital, and two others were
treated and released last night.
The accident happened Friday along Highway 2 in rural central
Nebraska near Ansley, a small town about 160 miles west of Lincoln.
The State Patrol reported 38-year-old Zane Harvey and
24-year-old Anthony Blum, coaches at Broken Bow High School, were
killed. The truck driver, 70-year-old Albert Sherbeck, also was
Broken Bow has planned a vigil
to remember the two coaches.
The vigil was set for 10 a.m. CT Grief counselors were to be
available at the school Saturday.
Information from The Associated Press was used in this report.