Fatal crash near Richland

 Posted By: KLKN Newsroom


The Nebraska State Patrol is investigating a fatal crash that happened just west of Richland.

Deputies say 53-year-old Terry Kirchmann of Fremont was pronounced dead at the scene after he crashed his car into the underside of a semitrailer. Officials say Kirchmann was driving eastbound on Highway 30 when he collided with the semi around 6:45 p.m. Friday. Deputies say the driver of the semi was not injured.

Traffic was being diverted during the clean-up stages. The investigation is ongoing.