One Dead in Highway Collision

EWING – One man is dead after a two car collision in Northeast Nebraska.

According to the Holt County Sheriffs Department, 23-year-old Emerson Schmaderer of O’Neil died during a collision with a semi-trailer a few miles West of Ewing on Highway 275 early Saturday morning.

Authorities say Schmaderer crossed the center line striking the semi-trailer; seat belt restraints were not in use.

The accident was investigated by the Holt and Antelope County Sheriff’s Departments.