Elm Creek Man Dies in Car Crash

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A 20-year-old Elm Creek man is dead following a two-vehicle crash Friday near Minden.

Kearney County Chief Deputy Scott White says the 4:48 p.m. crash occured when a northbound car failed to stop at a stop sign and hit a westbound pickup one mile east of Minden on state Highway 74.

Joshua Daake, a passenger in the car, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The drivers of the vehicles were taken to area hospitals. White says those involved were wearing seat belts.