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UPDATE: Omaha Police identify motorcyclist killed after a crash with Jeep on Monday night

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Posted at 9:33 PM, Sep 26, 2022

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — Update - 9/27/22:

Omaha Police have identified the motorcyclist killed after a crash with a jeep at Saddlecreek Road and Hamilton Street on Monday night.

Investigation revealed a 2014 Jeep Wrangler was traveling southbound on Saddlecreek and started to turn eastbound onto Hamilton. That's when the Jeep was hit by a northbound 2009 Harley Davidson motorcycle.

The motorcyclist, identified as 30-year-old Joseph Zadina, was transported to Nebraska Medicine with life-saving measures in progress. Shortly after arriving at the hospital, Zadina died in surgery.

The Jeep driver was identified as 35-year-old Miguel Penaloza. Charges are pending against him.

Original story - 9/26/22:

Omaha Police have confirmed that one person is dead after a crash between a motorcycle and Jeep on North West Radial Hwy and Hamilton Street on Monday night.

3 News Now was on the scene and confirmed the patient was transported to Nebraska Medicine.

Authorities are working to notify the next of kin at this time.

This is a developing story.

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