Stanton County crash

Devon Thelen of Stanton was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, the Stanton County Sheriff's Office said. 

A 24-year-old man died Tuesday in a one-vehicle rollover crash about 7 miles north of Stanton, Nebraska.

Devon Thelen of Stanton was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the Stanton County Sheriff’s Office. He was ejected from an SUV that came to rest on top of him.

Investigators determined that Thelen was southbound on 566th Avenue just after midnight when the SUV left the roadway and rolled several times. The crash scene was discovered about 6:30 a.m. by a passerby.

Thelen was not wearing a seat belt, investigators said.

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