An Otis woman lost her life when her vehicle left Highway 18, about 12 miles east of Otis.
The state police say it was around 6:30 Monday evening when they got a report of the crash – a single vehicle off the road and into a tree.
When North Lincoln Fire arrived on scene, they discovered a white Nissan passenger vehicle had veered off the roadway and struck a tree. The driver, Anna Brown, 65, from Otis was the sole occupant. Brown was pronounced deceased at the scene. She was not wearing a seat belt.