Fiery crash claims life of Deshler man; woman trapped
January 28, 2021
A Deshler resident, Samuel Lindley was killed in a three-vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 136 northeast of Fairbury last Wednesday.
At about 7 p.m. the Jefferson County communications center reced a report of an automobile on fire near 571st Avenue and Highway 136. Motorists passing the accident scene were able to remove a trapped woman from one of the vehicles.
The sheriff’s report indicated Lindley and Hailey Gehle, both of Deshler were headed weste on the highway when a vehicle drivenby Raquel Bredemeier crossed tdhe center line and struck both vehicles.
Lindley died at the accident...