HOSKINS — An elderly couple has died after a collision on a snowy spring day in northeast Nebraska.
The Wayne County Sheriff's Office said the accident happened at 3:25 p.m. Sunday about two miles east of Hoskins on Nebraska 35.
The office said an eastbound pickup driven by 85-year-old Virlyn Lukens of Emerson went out of control on the slick road and was hit by an eastbound sport utility vehicle. Lukens and his wife, 77-year-old Marvel Lukens, were killed.
The SUV driver was identified as 45-year-old Robbi Johnson, of Norfolk. Johnson was taken to a Norfolk hospital.