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Kansas man dies in southeast Nebraska crash

Authorities say a Kansas man died after a car he was in crashed off a rural road in southeast Nebraska.

The crash occurred Sunday, about 2 miles northwest of Fairbury.  The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office says deputies found two injured people at the site.  They’d been ejected.

One died later at a Fairbury hospital.  He’s been identified as Cody Craig, who lived in Hanover, Kansas.

The second, unidentified person was taken to a Lincoln hospital.

Investigators suspect alcohol consumption was a factor in the crash.

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