Head-on collision on Highway 30 leaves one dead

Fatal Crash (MGN)

An investigation continues into a deadly crash east of Kearney on Friday.

The Buffalo County Sheriff's office said a car headed west on Highway 30 near Ravenna road lost control and crossed into the oncoming lane before hitting a pick-up headed east.

The car's driver Ignacio Machado Rosario, 30, of Gibbon died at the scene, according to law enforcement.

They said the 17-year-old driver of the pickup was taken to the hospital where they were treated and released.

Authorities believe weather and roadway conditions may have contributed to the crash.

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