Herman Man Killed in Motorcycle Crash

fatal-motorcycle-crash(AP) — Authorities say an eastern Nebraska man has died after crashing his motorcycle in Omaha.

Police say the accident occurred around 3:30 a.m. Wednesday at an entrance to Elmwood Park. The westbound motorcycle failed to negotiate a curve and ran off the road, hitting a metal utility pole.

Police say he died later at Nebraska Medical Center.

He was identified as 22-year-old Fredrick Getzschman IV, of Herman. An autopsy is scheduled for later Wednesday.