17 traffic deaths reported in February
During the month of February, 17 traffic deaths occurred on Nebraska roadways, according to data collected by the Nebraska Department of Transportation.
Eleven of the occupants were not wearing a seatbelt. Eleven occupants were in rural locations. Three fatalities were on the interstate, 10 on other highways, and 4 on local roads, according to a release.
One of the fatalities was a pedestrian and two were motorcyclists.