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Stanton, NE man charged with manslaughter in May fatal accident

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STANTON, NE (KTIV) -

A northeast, Nebraska man has been charged with manslaughter following a May rollover accident.

Twenty-four year old Tucker Lanz, of Stanton, Nebraska, has been charged in the death of 22-year old Hunter Hetzler, former of Stanton. 

According to the Stanton County Sheriff's office, on May 12 Lanz was driving a BMW when it left a county road east of Stanton and rolled, causing the death of Hetzler.

Officials say alcohol, drug use and a high rate of speed were contributing factors in the fatal accident. 

Lanz will make his first court appearance July 24 in Stanton County Court.

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