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Rollover Accident Kills One Near Beatrice

A Fairbury man is dead after a rollover accident on highway 136 near Beatrice.

The Gage County sheriff's office says 40–year–old James Curtis swerved to avoid oncoming traffic while he was trying to turn, but then over corrected himself, causing his ford explorer to slide sideways.

The sheriff's office says curtis's vehicle rolled 2 and a half times, ejecting him.

Curtis was transported to beatrice community hospital for life threatening injuries, where he died shortly after.

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