One killed in Nemaha county crash, another seriously injured

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A man remains in serious condition at Stormont Vail Hospital after a crash that killed the young man's wife 5 miles west of Sabetha.

23-year-old Ashley Tallent was killed when the car her husband was driving lost control on a gravel road sending it off the roadway and into a creek bed. she was not wearing her seatbelt.

Her husband, 26-year-old Daniel Tallent was life flighted to stormont vail in Topeka, he is being treated in critical care. He was wearing his seatbelt at the time the car went off the roadway.

The Highway Patrol says the investigation into the crash continues, they do confirm speed was a factor in the accident.