Victim IDs Released In Fatal Rollover Near Mitchell


      Authorities have released the names of the two people killed Thursday afternoon in a one-vehicle rollover accident in the Panhandle on Hwy 26 near Mitchell.

62-year-old Peggy Crowe and 63-year-old Jimmie Burnitt were both from Guernsey, Wyo. 

       Nebraska State Patrol spokesman Cody Thomas says the cause of the crash has yet to be determined with the investigation continuing.

        Thomas says Crowe and Burnitt were west of Mitchell and westbound near County Road 12 when their pickup went out of control and rolled, coming to rest in the eastbound lanes. Both were ejected and declared dead at the scene.