Martell Man Killed In Accident

A 65-year-old Martell man was killed in a car accident Friday afternoon just south west of Lincoln. Two cars were involved in the accident. It happened at the intersection of southwest 42nd street and Hallam road, near Hallam.

According to sheriff deputies, Paul Schwartz was driving this truck and ran a stop sign at the intersection. His car collided with another car, driven by 29-year-old Martin Spohn of Firth. Schwartz was thrown from his truck. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Star Care Five and the Lincoln Fire Department were there to help in the accident. Spohn was taken to Bryan LGH West with minor injuries.