One man dead after car accident east of Cairo

Car Accident (MGN)

A man has died after a two car collision just east of Cairo on Wednesday night.

Hall County Sheriffs office said they were called out to a two car collision at the intersection of 1R Road and 90th Road.

Officials said the cars involved included a 2004 Chevrolet Impala driven by Dustin Shaw, 28 from Grand Island, and a 2015 GMC pickup driven by Richard Hickman, 38 of Dannebrog.

According to Hall County Sheriff's Office, Shaw was traveling east bound on 1R Road and failed to stop at the stop sign. Shaw was struck by Hickman traveling north bound.

Deputies said the Impala was overturned and was resting on its top. Shaw was extracted from the vehicle and transported to Saint Francis where he was pronounced deceased.

Officials said Hickman was also transported to Saint Francis also but for non-life threatening injuries.

Hickman was using his seatbelt but it has not been determined if Shaw had his seatbelt on.

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