Omaha police are investigating a two vehicle deadly accident that took place at 5:15 this morning at the intersection of 168th and West Maple Road. Omaha Police Sergeant Jason Menning says 69 year old Linda DeBolt driving a van eastbound on West Maple Road and collided with a pickup traveling southbound on 168th Street.
Sergeant Menning says, “The pickup had a green light. According to witnesses the van ran a red light and struck the pickup. The van occupant was transported to the Nebraska Medical Center with CPR in progress. She has since died from her injuries.”
The pickup driver is identified as 52 year old Thomas Falcone. He was not injured and declined medical treatment. Investigators are now looking into whether DeBolt suffered a medical condition prior to the accident.