One person dead after single-vehicle crash near Carroll

WAYNE, Neb. -- One person is dead after a one-vehicle accident near Carroll Thursday evening.

Wayne County Sheriff Jason Dwinell said a vehicle driven by Jacob Hurt lost control approximately 1.5 miles east of Carroll on 859th Road. His vehicle was discovered shortly before 5:00 p.m.

Hurt was ejected from the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Wayne County Sheriff's Office was assisted by the Carroll Volunteer Fire Department and the Winside Volunteer Fire Department.

The accident remains under investigation.