Authorities from the Nebraska State Police have confirmed the identity of one of the people killed in a single-vehicle accident in Tecumseh, NE on Saturday, May 4th, 2013. Authorities close to the investigation believe 41-year-old Terry Hasty was killed when the vehicle she operated suffered a sudden and violent loss of control while navigating Broadway Street. The vehicle exited the roadway for reasons unclear to investigators where it struck mailboxes and a tree before catching fire.
Scene of the Accident
The statement released by police does not explicitly state if Terry Hasty was killed instantly in the crash or if she was possibly transported by emergency response personnel to a nearby hospital where she died of the injuries she sustained. Police have noted that alcohol is considered a factor in the crash, but have not commented as to what led them to this conclusion. Police from local and state agencies are said to be investigating the fatal crash.