A former state senator has died in a car wreck in central Nebraska.
The Custer County Sheriff’s Office reports 91-year-old Howard Lamb died from injuries sustained when his pick-up collided with a semi tractor-trailer south of Broken Bow.
Lamb, who lived in Anselmo, was traveling on Nebraska 21 early Monday afternoon when he turned into a private driveway and collided with the oncoming truck.
First taken to Broken Bow for treatment, Lamb was flown of CHI Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney. He died the next day.
The truck driver was not injured.
Lamb served in the Unicameral from 1977 to 1993.