A 71-year-old man from rural Weston died Friday evening after a collision at the intersection of Nebraska Highway 92 and County Road 25 near Wahoo.

A statement from the Saunders County Sheriff’s Office said that, according to witness information and a preliminary investigation, John Berggren turned onto Highway 92 from County Road 25 around 8:46 p.m. and was struck by an eastbound semitrailer truck driven by Robert Reardon, 44.

Berggren was pronounced dead at the scene. Officials said that it did not appear he was wearing a seat belt.

The Sheriff’s Office reported that Reardon and his passenger were transported to Saunders County Medical Center. Their injuries were not considered life-threatening

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