Ponca Man Killed in Crash with School Bus

PONCA (AP) - A Ponca man has died in a northeast Nebraska crash involving a school bus. The Dixon County Sheriff's office confirms that Douglas Watchorn, 39, died in the Tuesday morning crash. Officials say Watchorn was driving a vehicle that hit the bus on state Highway 12, about two miles south of Ponca. Watchorn was pronounced dead at the scene, and no one else was injured. Investigators say the bus was stopped with proper lights flashing and its "STOP" arm extended when Watchorn hit it. The crash remains under investigation by the Dixon County Sheriff's Office and the Nebraska State Patrol.