At 0518 hours 6 Mar 21, officers responded to 26 & L St. for a two vehicle personal injury crash. A 2007 Nissan Altima was proceeding eastbound on L St. at a high rate of speed in the left lane. The Nissan attempted to swerve to the left around a 2014 VW Jetta that was also in the left lane. The Nissan struck the center median and also side swiped the VW. The Nissan then struck the north side of OFD Fire Station 31 where it came to rest. Both occupants of the Nissan were transported to Nebraska Medicine by OFD Medics.
The crash is under investigation at this time.
The driver of the Nissan was identified as
Terry L. Stafford dob 5-3-89
He was transported with CPR in progress. He was pronounced dead at the hospital.
The passenger of the Nissan was identified as
Latesha Phillips dob 1-23-85
She suffered a broken foot and abdominal injuries. Her injuries are not considered life threatening at this time.
The driver of the VW was identified as
Margarito Olvera-Gonzales dob 1-25-92
He had a complaint of shoulder pain and was not transported.