Authorities responded to the crash on Interstate 80 and Nebraska Highway 370 about 3 p.m.
According to the patrol, the trooper stopped a Dodge Journey that was driving without its lights on at 9:15 p.m. The trooper later located methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia in the passengers’ possession.
The crash occurred when a pickup pulling a trailer struck state vehicles parked along the shoulder of Interstate 80.
Through the end of the year, the number of traffic fatalities in Nebraska dropped by just 5% despite people driving 10-15% fewer miles in the state.
An Omaha man was arrested after authorities said he attempted to flee a traffic stop and then hit a Nebraska State Patrol trooper in the face multiple times.
The Nebraska State Patrol reports it is investigating a suicide that occurred Thursday during a traffic stop in Grand Island.
Eighteen new state troopers were sworn in on Friday for a total of 33 in 2020.
Officers with the McCook Police Department twice pursued a Jaguar on U.S. Highway 83. The chase began at 8:30 p.m. and the Jaguar eventually entered a ditch and stopped.
It is alleged he had not reported his required information since July.
"It was almost as if they were … organized," the patrol said in a social media post.
A 14-year-old boy led a Nebraska State Patrol trooper on a pursuit up Interstate 680 that reached 125 mph.
Three people have been federally indicted for distributing methamphetamine near Kearney.
A North Platte man was arrested on suspicion of seven charges following an incident Sunday at an Elm Creek truck stop.
ELM CREEK - A North Platte man was arrested on suspicion of seven charges following an incident Sunday at an Elm Creek truck stop.
A North Carolina woman was arrested at a Walgreens in Fremont on Sunday after her Jeep struck a state trooper's vehicle during a prescription fraud investigation.
A man from the Dominican Republic has been sentenced to nearly six years in federal prison for one of the largest seizures of fentanyl in Nebraska.
Troopers said they found drug paraphernalia, a concealed knife and multiple credit cards that did not belong to the occupants inside the car, which was first pulled over east of Lincoln but sped away into town.
KEARNEY - Two men are in jail and 176 pound of marijuana has been seized following a traffic stop Wednesday near Kearney.
NORTH PLATTE - Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol recovered an abducted child after receiving a report of an assault and kidnapping from …
Two Lincoln men were arrested by the Nebraska State Patrol after a Sunday night pursuit in which the suspect vehicle traveled near Hampton.
GRAND ISLAND — A new police K9 has officially joined the ranks of the Nebraska State Patrol.
A 34-year-old Bowling Green, Missouri, man is accused of pointing a firearm at another driver in a road rage incident on Interstate 80 in Lincoln County.
The state trooper and the other driver were taken to an Omaha hospital for treatment, according to a patrol spokesman.
A 65-year-old woman from North Platte was arrested by Nebraska State Patrol troopers Friday night after she hit their cruiser in an attempt to…
The teenage driver faces charges of flight to avoid arrest, willful reckless driving, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia, plus other traffic violations.