A young Nebraska man and an older Minnesota man died in that fatal collision in northern Nebraska Monday morning.
Cherry County Attorney Eric Scott reports 20-year-old Marcos Alvarado of Alliance and 64-year-old John Strinz of Eagen, Minnesota died in the wreck on U.S. Highway 20.
According to Scott, Alvarado was driving on Highway 20 about two miles west of Valentine around 7:30 Monday morning when his car collided with a vehicle driven by 63-year-old Kathryn Rice. Strinz was a passenger in Rice’s vehicle.
Both Alvarado and Strinz died instantly when the two vehicles crashed.
Rice is being treated at the Cherry County Hospital in Valentine.