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Man critically injured in NE Nebraska rollover

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STANTON, Neb. (KTIV) -

A horrific crash sends three people to the hospital, including a 12-year old child.

Authorities say 29-year old Christopher Matthies, was driving his SUV north of Stanton, Nebraska on 566th Avenue.

The Sheriff's Department says the Stanton man lost control on the county road at 1:15 Saturday afternoon, and rolled several times.

He suffered critical head injuries after being partially ejected from the vehicle, and was flown to Sioux City's Mercy Medical Center.

Two passengers, 38-year-old Jason Sothan and his 12-year old son, Justin, were taken to Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk.

Authorities believe the child was also ejected.  They say seat belts were not in use and the SUV is a total loss.

 

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