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One killed in accident on Interstate 80 near Ashland

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Published: Aug. 30, 2017 at 4:21 PM CDT
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Authorities have confirmed one person was killed in an accident on Interstate 80 on Wednesday afternoon. The Nebraska State Patrol has identified that person as Robert Dennis Murray, 51, from Wellsville, Utah.

The call came in around 3 p.m. regarding a single-vehicle rollover accident near Mile Marker 418, near the Ashland exit.

Nebraska State Patrol has confirmed the lone occupant of a semi-truck was killed when the vehicle left the interstate and rolled.

Traffic is flowing normal on the interstate, and the semi truck is still laying on its side in a cornfield.

The NSP is investigating whether a medical episode might've contributed to the crash.