Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Former DHS Student Killed In 2-Vehicle Accident
The Lincoln Journal Star reports that former DHS Longhorn and resident Sid Stern, 21, was killed in rural Saline County when his pickup truck collided with a semitrailer Tuesday morning.
Stern had been living in Wilber. Stern was a member of the DHS Class of 2011.
According to the story, Sid was driving south in a Ford F-150 on Nebraska Highway 15 near the intersection with Nebraska Highway 41 when he crossed the center line, Saline County Sheriff Alan Moore said in a news release.
Stern's truck collided with a northbound International semi almost head-on just before 7 a.m., Moore said.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
There was no indication semi driver, Rolland P. Kutzbach, 69, of Reading, Minnesota, was injured.
The crash remains under investigation.