A teen-ager died in a rollover accident in south-central Nebraska early this morning.
The Phelps County Sheriff’s Office reports 17-year-old Parker Sturgis of Wilcox was thrown from the car he was driving.
A preliminary investigation revealed that Sturgis was traveling west on 727 Road when his vehicle left the roadway and struck a culvert. The vehicle then rolled several times. He was ejected from the vehicle.
Sturgis was transported to Phelps Memorial Health Center in Holdrege where he was pronounced dead on arrival.
By Brent Weithorn, KXPN