Three teens injured in early morning crash

Posted at 5:59 AM, May 10, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-10 06:59:57-04

Omaha Police say a teenage driver lost control of a mini-van, hit five pine trees and a roadway sign before spinning back onto the road. 

Investigators say it happened just after 2:00 on Wednesday morning just south of 180th and Q Street.

According to a police, all three teens were not wearing seat belts and ended up with injuries that are non-life threatening. 

Speed is a primary factor in the crash, the 19-year-old driver of the van, Kyle Packett was cited for willful reckless driving, fixed object collide and seat belt violation.