The Nebraska State Patrol is investigating a collision in which a Gering man died Thursday morning.
Kevin Thompson, 45, of Gering, died at the scene of a crash on Interstate 80 near mile marker 42, Cody Thomas, of the Nebraska State Patrol said.
Troopers and Deuel County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the two-vehicle crash at about 2:30 a.m. An investigation determined the crash occurred when Thompsoin, driving a westbound Ford F-150, entered the eastbound lanes and struck an eastbound semi.
The driver of the semi, who Thomas did not identify, was not seriously injured.
Thomas said the investigation is ongoing.
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