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Two die in Sunday crash near Oakridge Road and John Pershing Drive

Posted: 9:03 PM, Sep 30, 2018
Updated: 2018-10-01 02:03:16Z

Omaha Police responded to a deadly car crash early Sunday morning near Oakridge Road and John Pershing Drive. 

Officers responded to the call around 1:30 a.m. Sunday morning. 

A car had gone off the road, spun, and slammed into a tree and when medics arrived all three people in the car were unresponsive.

22-year-old Rylee Thornton died at the scene of the crash.

21-year-old Ellijah Griffin died after arriving at Nebraska Medicine.