September 1, 2014

Woman motorcyclist killed in morning accident in Omaha

A woman was killed during rush hour this morning in Omaha.

Investigators say the woman was driving a motorcycle and it appears she lost control on a curve. The motorcycle drifted into oncoming traffic and was hit by a car.

Investigators say the driver of the car made every attempt to avoid hitting the motorcycle. It appears the motorcyclist was inexperienced and had trouble navigating the curve and that could have contributed to the accident.

The woman was rushed to a hospital where she later died. She was wearing a helmet.