On Thurs 30 July 20 at 1330 hrs, officers responded to a personal injury crash at JFK and approximately Drexel St. The investigation revealed that a 2018 Ford Flex Motorist Assist vehicle had stopped on JFK Southbound to remove some tire debris from the roadway. A motorist assist worker stepped out in the roadway to remove the debris when he was struck by a southbound 2012 Honda Civic. As a result of the collision, the worker was thrown down the grass embankment on the west side of the roadway. Omaha Fire Department declared the worker deceased at the scene.
The motorist assist worker was identified as:
John Holcomb (3-19-50)
The driver of the Honda was identified as:
Katie Brogan (4-21-82)
Brogan was uninjured.
This crash remains under investigation.