June 3, 2023

Dawson County Journal

Dawson County, Nebraska

Custer County man passes in traffic accident near Merna

    A 58-year-old Sargent man was pronounced deceased at the scene of a traffic accident over the weekend in Custer County.  Custer County Chief Deputy Sheriff Adam Miller says a single vehicle accident on Victoria Springs Road was reported around 4:10pm Saturday.  Deputies along with Anselmo-Merna Fire and Rescue responded.   

    The investigation determined that John Lytle was northbound on the road when he failed to negotiate a curve, rolling several times causing him to be ejected.   Seatbelts were not in use at the time of the crash which remains under investigation by the Custer county Sheriff’s Office.

Source: Nebraska Regional News