BLAIR – Many in the community are still numb to the crash yesterday morning of an S U V carrying six people aged 13 and 14, that rollover accident Near County Roads 23 and 18 claimed the life of 14 year old Heidy Martinez of Blair. Five others were injured and taken to hospitals in Blair and Omaha according to Sheriff Mike Robinson. He says his deputies, along with Blair, Arlington and Kennard Fire and Rescue responded to that accident.
Otte Middle School will be open today from ten a.m. til noon with counselors available for students and staff according to superintendent Randy Gilson.
Boomer 97 Three staff expresses thoughts and prayers for Heidy’s family, those that were injured, those who worked that crash scene, and for friends and families involved.
We will have more on this story during Monday’s news.