FREMONT, Nebraska – A La Vista man who was discovered dead on Highway 275 earlier this month, according to authorities, was struck by a vehicle.
The Dodge County Sheriff reports that Yashua Martinez, 27, originally of Georgia, was discovered deceased on September 22.
At approximately 2:30 p.m. on September 22, construction personnel reported authorities of a possible dead body on Highway 275 south of Morningside Road near Fremont.
After confirming Martinez’s identify last week, the Sheriff stated on Friday that he was struck by a vehicle.
Anyone who knows Martinez or has had previous interaction with him in Fremont is urged to contact Investigator Smith at the Sheriff’s Office by calling (402) 727-2800. Additionally, the P3 App can be utilized to maintain anonymity.
The probe is still active.