Today/Thursday at 10 a.m., Lincoln County Sheriff’s Deputies and various emergency personal were summoned to the area of the Maxwell Overpass on U.S. Highway 30, approximately mile marker 190.
It was reported a westbound vehicle had left the road near the top of the overpass and slid down the south side. Near the bottom of the overpass the vehicle rolled and struck a tree. The lone male occupant was trapped in the vehicle at the time of the call.
Deputies arrived and found the male was deceased from injuries sustained in the accident. Seat belts were not in use and drugs and alcohol are not suspected. He has been identified as twenty-nine year old Constantino Megariz-Carter of North Platte, NE. The investigation continues.