On Monday August 16 44-year-old Donald Toof waskilled in a tanker truck accident in Lincoln County NE. When the accident happened Toof wastravelling on Highway 83 at roughly 1:45 p.m. Early reports state that the tanker truck somehow struck a guard railwhich caused the front axle of the truck to break loose. This caused Toof to lose control of thetruck which rolled over in a ditch on the side of the road. A large amount of gasoline spilled during thecrash. Toof was pronounced dead byrescue workers once they were able to free him from the wreckage. Police and other agencies are stillinvestigating the accident trying to determine exactly how it happened.