Beatrice emergency personnel sent to two accidents, early Sunday evening

BEATRICE – Beatrice emergency personnel were sent to two accidents early Sunday evening, happening about twenty minutes apart.

Beatrice Fire and Rescue and police were sent to Sixth and Ella in the downtown area.   A two-vehicle collision occurred, forcing traffic to be redirected around the scene.  

No one was transported for medical treatment from the scene of the 6:03 p.m. collision.  A Jeep SUV and a car collided.

Rescue personnel and police were then sent to a reported motorcycle accident at around 6:24 p.m., at 14th and Lincoln, seven blocks east of the Gage County Courthouse.   No details were immediately available on that accident.   At least one person was taken to Beatrice Community Hospital.