3/10/2013 Hastings, NE Blizzard B-Roll Package

Blizzard conditions continued across eastern Nebraska through the day on Sunday with high winds and snow causing white-out conditions all over southeast and eastern Nebraska.

While I-80 remained closed, other major highways in the are were open, but were very hazardous to travel.

Video package shot mostly in Hastings except stranded semi (see description below).

Video package opens with three (3) establishing shots of the Hastings city limits sign as well as at the Hastings Police Department with snow falling.

Next three (3) scenes of a semi-truck stuck on a bridge (this section shot near Giltner, NE). Various shots of the semi spinning wheels and backing up trying to get traction. It eventually has to pull down the ramp once it gets clear of the ice.

Next eight (8) scenes back in Hastings of a pickup truck pulling a conversion van out of a snow bank. Various shots of drivers attaching tow straps and finally pulling the van out of the snow and onto the road.

Next three (3) scenes of spun-out vehicles along US-281 around Hastings.

Next six (6) scenes of a bobcat shoveling and dumping snow in a parking lot. Other shots of snow plows around the city.

Last five (5) scenes include POV shot in near white-out conditions in town as well as various parked vehicles with snow drifts and reduced visibility.