Sioux City man dies in car vs semi accident in Dixon County, NE

Published: Aug. 15, 2022 at 8:15 PM CDT
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NEWCASTLE, Neb. (KTIV) - The Nebraska State Patrol has identified the driver killed Monday morning in a semi vs car crash.

According to NSP, Anthony Amo, 49, of Sioux City was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.

The accident happened at about 7:40 a.m. Monday west of Newscastle on Highway 12. Authorities say a Honda Civic, driven by Amo, was going westbound on Highway 12, crossed the center line and struck an eastbound semi. Amo was ejected from the vehicle.

The driver of the semi was not injured. Their name has not been released.

The cash remains under investigation.


NEWCASTLE, Neb. (KTIV) - One person has died following an accident that occurred west of Newcastle on Highway 12.

The Dixon County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a two-vehicle accident at 7:36 AM Monday morning.

A Honda Civic with traveling westbound on Highway 12 and collided with an eastbound semi truck. The driver of the car was ejected from his vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene. Names are not being released at this time pending notification of the family.

The accident is still under investigation by the Dixon County Sheriff’s Office and Nebraska State Patrol. Any further information will be released by the NSP.

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