One dead, three injured in Phillips County crash

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One person was killed and three others were hurt in a crash in Phillips County. The accident happened around 10:30 a.m Friday on U-183 just seven miles south of Alma, Nebraska.

Kansas Highway Patrol reports two vehicles were traveling east on U-183 when one vehicle pulled over on the shoulder to make a u-turn. Troopers say the second vehicle heading east then struck the driver's side of the first car. The driver of the first vehicle died in the accident. Troopers identified the driver as 61-year-old Jolene Nikl died. The passengers in the car with her had to be taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. 

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