Fatal crash near Northwest Radial Highway and Nicholas

NW Radial and Nicholas
Posted at 7:39 AM, Oct 04, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-04 14:34:03-04

OMAHA, Neb. (AP & KMTV) — UPDATED 1:30 p.m.

Omaha police say a motorcyclist died early Monday morning in a crash on Omaha's Northwest Radial Highway.

Police say the crash happened about 5:45 a.m. when a pickup truck traveling east on Nicholas Street collided with the motorcycle traveling south on the highway in northeastern Omaha.

The crash closed a stretch of Northwest Radial in both directions for several hours Monday morning.

Police have not released the name of the motorcyclist killed. Investigators say the truck driver was not injured, but was taken into custody following the crash.

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