UPDATE: Name of South Dakota man killed in crash on I-80 released

(Source: Nebraska State Patrol)
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HALL COUNTY, Neb. (KSNB) - A South Dakota man is dead following an accident on Interstate 80 Sunday afternoon.

The victim has been identified as Dean M. Wynia, 58, from Hot Springs, South Dakota.

The Hall County Sheriff's Office said they were called out to a personal injury vehicle accident around 4:15 p.m. near the Highway 281 junction at Grand Island. The sheriff's office said upon arrival one adult male was dead.

They add that a semitrailer and two passenger vehicles were involved.

Traffic was diverted off I-80 eastbound at mile marker 305 because of the crash near Grand Island.

Hall County was assisted by the Nebraska State Patrol, Doniphan Volunteer Fire Department, and Grand Island Ambulance.