Nebraska Woman, 83, Dies 11 Days After Car Crash

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

An 83-year-old Lincoln woman died 11 days after she was injured with her husband in a traffic accident.

Police say Helen Witters was taken to BryanLGH Medical Center West on Jan. 6. She was riding with her husband, 87-year-old Lee Witters, who was driving when their car crashed into a tree at Pioneers Park.

A police report says Lee Witters awoke when the car hit the tree. He was wearing a seat belt; she was not.

The accident is still being investigated. No citations have been issued.

Her obituary says she died on Monday.

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