Omaha Police Officer Is Hospitalized After Traffic Crash

Investigators say an Omaha Police officer was taken to the hospital to be checked out and should be okay after his cruiser was hit by a jeep around two o'clock Monday morning at 180th and West Center Road.

Police say the jeep driver fled the scene, and a search commenced with help from the Omaha Police helicopter and a Papillion Police K9 unit.

Another person was also hospitalized in serious condition with injuries suffered in the crash.

That intersection in southwest Omaha is open to traffic.

(Image from Omaha Police)

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