WAHOO – The Saunders County Sheriff’s Office and the Nebraska State Patrol are investigating a two-vehicle fatality crash that occurred at approximately 6:50 a.m. Monday.

The crash occurred on Highway 92 between Mead and Wahoo. The driver of a 2006 Chevrolet Malibu was westbound on Highway 92 and collided with an eastbound semi-tractor trailer near County Road 13 and Highway 92. The driver of the Malibu was killed instantly.

The driver of the semi-tractor was treated and released at the Saunders Medical Center in Wahoo. Witnesses advised that the Malibu crossed the center line and struck the semi head on. An autopsy is pending. Next of kin have requested that the name of the driver be withheld until further notice.

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