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An investigation is continuing into the cause of an infant’s injuries over the weekend, which led to the child being life-flighted to an Omaha hospital.
According to Antelope County Attorney Joe Abler, at about 12:30 p.m. Saturday, the Nebraska State Patrol and Antelope County Sheriff’s Office responded to an Oakdale residence for a report of an infant having seizures. Both Neligh Rescue and Midwest Medical Transport also responded.
The infant, who has not been identified at this time, was transported from 708 5th Street in Oakdale to Antelope Memorial Hospital in Neligh and later airlifted to Children’s Hospital in Omaha.
Abler said the cause of the infant’s conditions and injuries are still under investigation by the Antelope County Sheriff’s Office and Nebraska State Patrol. The extent of the infant’s injuries are unknown at this time.