A 51-year-old man was fatally injured Sunday when the SUV he was driving veered into a ditch and rolled near Alliance, Neb., the Nebraska State Patrol said.
The State Patrol identified the victim as Leondis Rife of Ashby, Neb.
The crash was reported at 11:56 a.m. MDT Sunday. Rife had been traveling south on U.S. Highway 385 in a 1998 Jeep Wrangler when he lost control about a mile north of Alliance, the State Patrol said. He was not using a seat belt, the Patrol said.