A 23-year-old Columbus, Nebraska, man was killed when he was thrown from his vehicle as it rolled several times.

Edgar Ivan Aguilar Santoyo was pronounced dead at the scene Thursday morning , the Colfax County Attorney’s Office said.

First responders were contacted about 1:50 a.m. Thursday; the crash occurred about 8 miles west of Schuyler on U.S. Highway 30 at County Road 3.

Investigators determined that Aguilar Santoyo’s vehicle was westbound on Highway 30 when he lost control.

He was not wearing a seat belt, officials said.

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