Loup Co. Attorney: Teen killed in accidental shooting


A Hoskins teenager is dead after Loup County officials say he accidentally shot himself.

According to Loup County Attorney Jason White, it happened in Taylor at 8:30 p.m. on May 22.

White first released details of the incident Tuesday.

He said Colten Jensen, 18, died at 1:30 p.m. the next day.

White said three people witnessed the outdoor shooting.

According to the Nebraska Serious Injury & Line of Duty Death Response Team, Jensen was a firefighter for Hoskins/Woodland Park Fire and Rescue.

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