Cleon D. Schwartz killed in McCool Junction crash identified by authorities

By | December 20, 2021

Cleon D. Schwartz Death – Cause Of Death: Cleon D. Schwartz of McCool Junction has been identified by the York County Sheriff’s Department as the man that was killed in a crash near McCool Junction. McCool Junction is a village in York County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 409 at the 2010 census.

According to multiple sources, The York County Sheriff’s Office received a call in regard to an accident involving a semi and a tractor that happened to Road 4 and Road J. Schwartz was operating a tractor westbound on Road 4 from Road J alongside the semi, when for an unknown reason the semi rear-ended the tractor causing the tractor to fall inside a ditch. Schwartz was ejected and pronounced dead.

The crash remains under investigation. Details about the driver of the semi have not been released by authorities.