Boston man hospitalized in Bluffs after I-80 accident near Potter

A 29-year-old Boston man is in fair condition at Regional West Medical Center after his vehicle caught fire during a rollover accident on I-80 near Potter Monday afternoon.

According to the Nebraska State Patrol, Michael Lee was driving a 2012 Toyota 4-Door about 2 miles east of Potter, when he swerved to miss an animal and lost control of his vehicle, entered the median and rolled. The vehicle caught fire.

Lee was taken to the Sidney hospital, and then flown by Air Link for treatment in Scottsbluff. The accident occurred just before 3 p.m.

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