Teen survives rollover

A lucky 15 year old Scottsbluff girl escaped serious injury Monday after being involved in a rollover accident near the Scotts Bluff/Banner County line.

According to the Nebraska State Patrol, Abigail Russell was driving a 2004 Chevrolet northbound on Highway 71 at around 5 pm Monday when she swerved to miss a deer. The Patrol says the vehicle rolled three times, and Russell was not restrained.

Russell was transported to Regional West Medical Center with minor injuries.

The vehicle was totalled.

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