Drivers escape injury near Nebraska City

NEBRASKA CITY – Drivers escaped injury after an accident Thursday afternoon on Highway 75 south of Nebraska City near Q Road.

The Otoe County Sheriff’s Office reports that a Ford F150 pickup driven by Malcolm Carbaugh, 63, of Auburn collided with a truck and semi-trailer driven by Joel Volkmer 31, of Peru.


The accident report says both vehicles were northbound on the highway when Carbaugh attempted to turn around and pulled in front of the truck.

Both vehicles were disabled and towed from the scene.