Omaha police say a suspect in an early October fatal accident in which a pedestrian was run over and killed has been arrested.
67-year-old Rafael Hernandez-Lopez has been charged with leaving the scene of a property damage crash and not having a driver’s license.
34-year-old Anh Tuan Phan of Omaha died in the wreck near 72nd and W. Center. Phan, a pedestrian, had been struck by a pick-up which fled the scene. Police responding to the scene found Phan in the right-hand curb lane of northbound 72nd Street.
A firefighter rescue squad took Phan to Bergan Mercy Hospital, but he was pronounced dead upon arrival.