Valley, NE (September 13, 2023) – Dr. Matthew Latacha, 47, tragically lost his life in a car-bicycle crash on Sunday, September 10, 2023.

Around 10:15 a.m., Latacha was cycling south on N 252nd St when a vehicle struck him from behind.

Despite rescue teams’ best efforts, Latacha was declared dead at the accident scene.

The authorities have not yet disclosed if the driver will face charges.

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating the incident.

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