Nebraska patrol releases name of pedestrian killed on I-80

September 25, 2018

GREENWOOD, Neb. (AP) — Authorities have released the name of a man who was fatally struck by a vehicle after he walked into a traffic lane on Interstate 80 between Lincoln and Omaha.

The Nebraska State Patrol identified him Monday as 46-year-old Inocente Perez-Sanchez, who lived in Schuyler.

The Cass County Sheriff’s Office says the driver of the vehicle that hit Perez-Sanchez called 911 around 2:30 a.m. Sunday to report what happened just east of the Greenwood interchange.

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