WEST POINT - Officials are responding to reports of a serious accident near West Point, Nebraska. 

Drivers in Northeast Nebraska are being urged to avoid the area. Officials have blocked Highway 275 in both directions. The attached photo shows an emergency vehicle blocking Eastbound traffic on hwy 275 starting at Beemer. 

We have a reporter working near the scene. We will bring you more information on the accident and an update on highway 275 when it becomes available to us.