DATE & TIME: 05/20/2023 @ 1746 hours
LOCATION: State HWY 41 / State HWY 43
OFFENSE: Injury Accident
CASE #: 2023-2362
On 05/20/2023, at approximately 1746 hours, Gage County Sheriff Deputies along with Adams Fire & Rescue were dispatched to a two-vehicle injury accident at the intersection of State HWY 41 and State HWY 43.
The accident investigation revealed that a 2013 Gray Chevrolet Captiva LTZ driven by 87-year-old, Alice Schoneweis-Adams, from Adams, NE was at the intersection attempting to turn west onto State HWY 41 when she turned into the oncoming lane striking a 2019 blue GMC Terrain driven by 76-year-old Edwin Heiden from Sterling, NE who was traveling east on State HWY 41. Occupants of both vehicles were attended to by Adams Fire & Rescue with suspected minor injuries. None of the occupants were transported via ambulance.
Speed is not believed to be a factor in this accident.
Drugs and alcohol are not believed to be a factor in this accident.
Seatbelts were utilized in this accident.
Sheriff Millard “Gus” Gustafson #903
Sergeant J. Sharp #90319
Deputy S. Behrens #90317
Deputy B. Juracek #9039