At 7:06 a.m. on June 8, the Kearney County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a three vehicle accident with injury at the intersection of Highway 6&34 and 28 Road in Kearney County.
A 1993 Nissan Sentra driven by Neil Jurgens, 62, of Minden was westbound on Highway 6&34 when it was struck from behind near the intersection with County Road 28 by a 1994 Dodge pickup driven by Jason Fiske, 37, of Minden. Jurgens’ vehicle then entered the eastbound lane where it was struck by a 2008 Chevy pickup driven by Andrew Schell, 31, of Axtell.
Jurgens was pronounced dead at the scene. Fiske and Schell were not injured. Seat belts were not in use.
see June 15 Courier for full story