Nebraska man killed in accident

POSTED BY:  Channel 8 Eyewitness News

JANSEN, Neb. (AP) – Authorities say a driver died after his car ran off a highway and into an embankment in southeast Nebraska’s Jefferson County. The crash was reported a little before 10:30 p.m. Thursday. It occurred about two miles southwest of Jansen. The county sheriff identified the driver as 49-year-old Kent Pfingsten, of Fairbury.