Authorities ID man who died while pinned under wrecked truck

Posted By: Channel 8 Eyewitness News

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       SPRINGFIELD, Neb. (AP) – Authorities have released the name of a driver who died under his wrecked pickup after it crashed in Sarpy County.
    The crash occurred about 5:40 p.m. Wednesday on Nebraska Highway 50, just north of Springfield. The Sarpy County Sheriff’s Office says the southbound pickup began to slide after the driver hit the brakes. The out-of-control truck crossed the median and the northbound lanes into a ditch, ejecting the driver and pinning him. The truck soon caught fire.
    The Sheriff’s Office identified the man as 44-year-old Aaron Scholting, who lived in Louisville