Two injured in Dodge County motorcycle accident

NORTH BEND, NE (News Channel Nebraska) –¬†Two motorcycle drivers are recovering from serious injuries after an early-morning accident Monday.

Dodge County authorities say it happened along Highway 30 about two miles east of North Bend just after 6 am.

Authorities say 28-year old Zachary Toebben of Fremont was eastbound on a motorcycle when he tried to pass another vehicle. Sheriff’s officials say he then collided with a westbound motorcycle driven by 33-year old Corey Christensen of Omaha.

Both drivers are said to have suffered serious leg injuries but both are expected to survive.

The accident diverted traffic on Highway 30 for about 2 hours.