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OPD investigating one car crash in Benson Park Thursday night following nearby shooting

Posted: 8:32 PM, Aug 23, 2018
Updated: 2018-08-24 15:36:44Z
One car crash in Benson Park
One car crash in Benson Park
One car crash in Benson Park
One car crash in Benson Park

Omaha police are investigating a car crash in Benson Park Thursday night following a nearby shooting. 

Officers told our crew at the scene nobody was hurt in the shooting, but officers began a chase. During the chase, the car went off the roadway and slammed head-on into a tree.

Officers say one of the men in the car bailed, running into the park. The other was seriously hurt in the crash and was taken to a local hospital via ambulance.