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Sheriff: Woman killed in rollover crash in eastern Nebraska

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Posted at 2:35 PM, Jun 07, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-07 15:35:22-04

WESTON, Neb. (AP) — Sheriff's officials in eastern Nebraska say a woman has died in a rollover crash near the village of Weston.

The Saunders County Sheriff's Office says in a news release that the crash happened Sunday afternoon on a county road northwest of Weston.

Deputies and local fire and rescue workers were called around 4:20 p.m. for a report of a rollover crash and found a sport utility vehicle at the scene with the driver, identified as 29-year-old Katie Weakly, of Prague, pinned inside.

Officials say Weakly had not been wearing a seat belt when the SUV went into a ditch and hit a tree. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

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