(Neb.)-Motor Vehicle Homicide Charges Filed In Accident Near Hemingford
(Hemingford)- The Scottsbluff Star-Herald is reporting today (Tuesday) that Box Butte authorities arrested an unidentified man on a charge of motor vehicle homicide Monday in connection with a fatal accident near Hemingford.
Few details are known as of now, but Box Butte County Attorney Kathleen Hutchinson said a man had been arrested on motor vehicle homicide, a Class I misdemeanor, on Monday, and was released on a personal recognizance bond.
Formal charges have not yet been filed in Box Butte County Court, she said.
Hutchinson declined to release details about the victim, except to say that an autopsy was performed Tuesday morning. The Box Butte County Sheriff’s Department said the accident is still under investigation and messages for Box Butte County Sheriff Tammy Mowry had not yet been returned.
The Nebraska State Patrol assisted, providing accident reconstruction at the scene.
(Story courtesy Scottsbluff Star-Herald)
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