One person is dead and several others injured following a two car crash in rural Waverly.
The collision happened just after 1:30 a.m at the intersection of N. 70th and Waverly Road.
New reports indicate 37-year-old Damian Smith of Ceresco turned westbound onto Waverly Road, striking an eastbound Cadillac driven by 24-year-old Seth Coats of Lincoln.
The Cadillac went into the north ditch, rolled at least once and hit a telephone pole before coming to rest.
Three of the five occupants in the Cadillac, including Coats, were ejected.
Coats was transported to Bryan West by a Star Care helicopter, but was pronounced dead at the hospital.
The other four passengers in the Cadillac were 23-year-old Alicia Jeffres of Omaha, 21-year-old Rose Smith of Omaha, 26-year-old Jessie Switzer of Grand Island, and 23-year-old Brett Crawford of Lincoln.
They were all admitted to area hospitals with non life-threatening injuries.
Smith, the other driver, suffered only minor injuries in the crash.
He has been cited for suspicion of driving while intoxicated.
His passenger, 31-year-old Kristy Hille of Ceresco, was admitted to an area hospital with non life-threatening injuries.
Preliminary reports show seat belts were in use in Smith's vehicle, but not in Coats'.
Alcohol and speed are believed to be factors in the crash.