Saline County authorities say a 40-year-old man was killed when his pick up was hit by a locomotive early Tuesday morning.
The Saline County Sheriff's Office says the accident happened around 5:20 a.m. Tuesday at a railroad crossing north of Nebraska Highway 33, west of Dorchester.
The Sheriff's Office identified the pickup driver as Brad Kasl, of Dorchester. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Sheriff's officers and BNSF officials are investigating the crash.