Fatal Car Accident Near Bennett

The Lancaster County Sheriff's office has identified the man killed in a one-car accident April 29th. 45-year-old Alvaro Gomez of Lincoln was killed when his pickup went out of control on gravel, went into a ditch and rolled. Gomez was ejected and pronounced dead at the scene. A passenger in the truck was flown by Star Care Five to Bryan L-G-H West with life threatening injuries. The accident happened north of highway two on South 162nd street near Bennett. The Sheriff's office says the victims were not wearing their seat belts.