Friday crash claims the life of Columbus man

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NORTH BEND, Neb. (WOWT) - One person died in a single-vehicle car accident just west of North Bend early Friday morning.

The Dodge County Sheriff's Office said the accident happened on Highway 30 near County Road 2 at 12:38 a.m.

A 2004 Hyundai Santa Fe was traveling east on the highway when the vehicle left the roadway and rolled over.

The driver was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle. They were pronounced dead at the scene.

That driver was identified as Jacob Schamp, 31, of Columbus.

The accident is still under investigation, but speed is considered a factor.