Body found in vehicle under I-80 bridge near Ashland

Body found in vehicle under I-80 bridge near Ashland


A vehicle with a dead male inside was found beneath an Interstate 80 bridge and the Nebraska State Patrol is investigating.

Shawn McWilliams, 50, of Omaha was found dead in a Ford pickup truck. The vehicle was found early Thursday in a creek underneath a bridge on I-80 near mile marker 422 and is believed to have been there for some time.

The vehicle was reported by a Nebraska Department of Transportation employee who was mowing in the area.

At this time, no criminal activity is suspected in the case, said NSP Spokesman Cody Thomas in a written statement. He added that the investigation is ongoing.


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