One dead after motorcycle accident in Wayne, NE

One dead after motorcycle accident in Wayne, NE

One person is dead after a motorcycle crashed with an SUV in downtown Wayne, NE Thursday night at roughly 10:45 PM.

Both vehicles were engulfed in flames when police got to the scene of the accident in the 100 block of Main Street (Hwy. 15).

The driver of the motorcycle, 21-year-old Mark Young III of Wayne, was thrown off the bike during the accident.

19-year-old Isaac Camerena Martinez, also of Wayne, was able to escape the SUV and the flames.

Officers determined Young had been riding the motorcycle south on Main Street when it crashed into the SUV driven by Martinez, which was starting to enter Main Street from an alley.

Both were taken to Providence Medical Center by ambulance.

Young succumbed to his injuries, dying after arriving there.

The investigation into the accident is still going on.

If anyone saw the accident, or knows what happened, please get in touch the Wayne Police Department at (402) 375 - 2626.

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