Wayne Hansen Killed in Tractor-Trailer Accident on I-29 near Glenwood
Where: The accident occurred on Intestate 29 near Glenwood, in Mills County, Iowa.
What Happened: A tractor-trailer allegedly struck a construction worker in a construction zone.
- Wayne Hansen, pedestrian
- William McBee, tractor-trailer driver
- William McBee, 70, injured
On or about Tuesday, November 17th, 2020, around 12:34 in the afternoon, an accident between a tractor-trailer and a construction worker left a 70-year-old man from Sac County hospitalized. Authorities said the accident happened in a construction zone on Interstate 29 near Glenwood in Mills County, Iowa.
Officers said 70-year-old William McBee was injuured when he was allegedly struck by a tractor-trailer driven by Wayne Hansen. The tractor-trailer had allegedly entered a construction zone when it struck McBee as he tried to cross a lane of traffic. Paramedics transported McBee to University of Nebraska Medical Center with unspecified injuries.
Google Maps shows Interstate 29 is four lanes, with a grassy median dividing north and southbound traffic. Glenwood is situated about 24 miles southeast of Omaha, Nebraska.
Multiple agencies responded to the incident to aid in the investigation.
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