A 64-year-old Columbus man has died in a crash of two pick-ups late Wednesday morning.
The Nebraska State Patrol reports Thomas Murphy was driving south on U.S. 81 just south of the Platte River bridge near Columbus. NSP reports Murphy turned in front of another pick-up driven by David Hamling of Columbus.
Murphy died of his injuries at a local hospital. Hamling, who is 56, was treated and released.