Deputies: Woman Found Injured In Ditch Had Been Hit By Car

AUBURN, Neb. (AP) — Officials in southeastern Nebraska are looking for a driver who hit a woman and left her for dead on the side of a road near Auburn. The woman was found in a ditch Sunday night with critical injuries. Investigators said Monday that the 23-year-old woman had been hit by a car, and the driver didn’t stop to help her. The Nemaha County Sheriff’s Office has not released the woman’s name. Deputies say they were called to the scene along a county road around 9 p.m. Sunday and found the woman. She is now in a Lincoln hospital.