A 45-year-old truck driver from Mississippi faces up to a year in jail after pleading no contest Thursday in Douglas County Court to misdemeanor motor vehicle homicide.
A bill that would ban traffic cameras — with one exception — had advanced through one stage of the Iowa Legislature.
Two men died Monday following a multi-vehicle crash at 24th and Lake Streets. Police say charges expected for driver that ran a red light.
Roberto Gonzalez, 58, and Annette North, 56, both of Omaha, were pronounced dead at the scene, police said Thursday.
The motorcyclist suffered arm and leg injuries. He was taken by medical helicopter to a hospital.
The crash occurred when a Ford Focus collided with a Dodge Dakota after the Focus went through a red light, investigators said.
The number of people killed by drivers running red lights has hit a 10-year high, and AAA is urging pedestrians and drivers to use caution at traffic signals and slow down.
A two-vehicle, head-on collision put three people in the hospital early Saturday. According to the Omaha Police Department, officers believe alcohol use was a contributing factor.
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Four people are in the hospital with injuries not believed to be life-threatening after a car ran a red light and collided with their vehicle.
The Omaha City Council voted 7-0 Tuesday to approve the settlement. There was no discussion.
He was later taken to Nebraska Medical Center in in Omaha, where he was in critical condition Tuesday, the patrol said.
Iowa seems to have gained a great deal of money from the red-light cameras. It seems Omaha could benefit from these cameras.
A 1997 Chrysler LHS sedan was eastbound on Grover when its driver ran a red light and collided about 7:30 p.m. with a northbound 2001 Chevrolet Tahoe, police said.
Traffic was detoured onto U.S. Highway 6 after the crash occurred around 6 a.m. just northeast of the Bluffs, Pottawattamie County 911 dispatchers said.
An investigation into a motorcycle crash that killed three people last Saturday night has found no evidence that one of the bikes was being followed into the crash scene, Omaha police said Friday.
Travelers are used to seeing red, yellow and green on traffic signals.