Omaha Police say the accident happened around 10:00 Wednesday morning when a car driven southbound on 168th Street by 29 year old Zachery Shedd ran a red light and was hit by a van.

The impact sent both cars into a third vehicle.  Shedd's car then hit a wooden light pole.  He was rushed to the Alegent Creighton University Medical Center where he died.

The driver of the van, James Bute of Fremont, suffered minor injuries.  Police say alcohol and excessive speed were not factors in the crash.