Rollover accident leaves five injured
According to a press release from the Scotts Bluff County Sheriff's Office, at 12:08 a.m. on Saturday, Deputies and others responded to a single-vehicle injury accident involving five victims on County Road C east of Sugar Factory Road. The location is approximately 6 miles north of the Scottsbluff city limits.
Investigation indicates that Zachery Adams, age 22, of Scottsbluff, was driving at a high rate of speed and lost control of the vehicle. The vehicle slid sideways and rolled a number of times through a ditch, across a driveway, and through a fence, eventually coming to rest in a field on its side.
Three of the five occupants were ejected, one was trapped inside the back seat, and one was able to get out of the vehicle on his own.
Zachery Adams, age 22, of Scottsbluff, was ejected from the vehicle and transported to RWMC by Valley Ambulance, his condition was reported as stable.
Jordan Emrick, age 20, of Scottsbluff, was not ejected from the vehicle. He was transported to RWMC but had minor injuries.
Joseph Montoya, age 29, of Commerce City CO, was ejected. Air Link transported him to RWMC and his condition was reported as critical.
Hannah Delcamp, age 22, of Torrington WY, was trapped in the back seat and freed by responding Deputies. She was transported to RWMC by Valley Ambulance. We do not have a report on her condition.
Elysabeth Dally, age 20, of Scottsbluff, was ejected. She was transported to RWMC by Valley Ambulance and she was reported as critical.
Deputies issued Zachery Adams a citation charging him with Driving Under the Influence, Driving Under Suspension, Willful Reckless Driving, and Possession of an Open Alcohol Container.
The Nebraska State Patrol, Minatare Police Department, Scottsbluff Rural Fire Department, Valley Ambulance, and the Air Link medical helicopter also responded.