DAKOTA CITY (KTIV) - A multiple vehicle crash near Dakota City Sunday afternoon injured several people. Just after 2:30pm, crews were called to Highway 77, where authorities believe two vehicles were hit by a third car traveling in the opposite direction, sending two of them into the ditch.
The Dakota County Sheriff’s Department says four people were hospitalized. Deputies confirm that two children were among the injured. Mercy’s Air Care was also called in and at least one child was airlifted to an Omaha hospital. Authorities have not released any specific information on injuries or those involved and are still investigating the cause. Highway 77 was closed down for more than two hours due to the crash.