The Dakota County Sheriff’s Office responded to a two vehicle accident with multiple injuries in the area of mile marker 0 on I-129 in Dakota County, Nebraska on Friday just before 11 p.m.
Ahmed Hassan of Minnesota, 23, was driving a 2008 Chevy Impala going eastbound in the westbound lane when he hit Shellie Nelson, 36, of Rosalie who was in a 2017 Nissan Rogue.
Emergency crews from Nebraska State Patrol, South Sioux City and Homer arrived on scene. A total five people were taken to Mercy Medical Center. Those people are identified as 35-year-old Abdi Saeed, 35-year-old Abshir Ibrahim, 34-year-old Connie Vanginkel of Rock Valley, Iowa, and another unidentified female.
Nelson was taken to Unity Point Health-St. Lukes. Updates on those injured have not been released at this time.
The accident is still under investigation at this time.