Crash near Culbertson kills Mitchell man, seriously injures 2 others
CULBERTSON, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska State Patrol says a crash near Culbertson left one man dead and seriously injured two other people.
The patrol says 61-year-old James Cannia, of Mitchell, died in the wreck Tuesday on Highway 6 west of Culbertson. He died at the scene.
Cannia was the driver of a pickup that collided with another pickup driven by 20-year-old Shanel Barnard, of Wauneta.
A 17-year-old passenger whose name was not released was injured.
They were both taken to a hospital in McCook before being flown to Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney.
Barnard was listed in fair condition Wednesday and the condition of the second person was not available.