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Plainview man killed in accident

November 26, 2018

PLAINVIEW — A 48-year-old Plainview man was killed following a head-on collision southeast of here Friday morning.

Pierce County Sheriff Rick Eberhardt said Tim Wacker of Plainview was killed in the accident that also involved 25-year-old Chance Johnson of Norfolk.

Eberhardt said the Nebraska State Patrol and Plainview Fire & Rescue assisted at the scene and the accident is still under investigation.

Wacker was headed south on Highway 13 and Johnson was headed north on the highway when the vehicles collided, he said.

The call came in at 7:26 a.m. Friday. There were no other passengers in either vehicle, the sheriff said.

The funeral for Wacker is set for 10 a.m. Thursday at Zion Lutheran Church in Plainview. Visitation will be 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the church. Ashburn Funeral Home in Plainview is in charge of arrangements.

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