William Peters Cause of death: A Lincoln man lost his life in a two-vehicle crash on Friday afternoon at 96th and I Streets in Omaha. William Peters, aged 45, was rushed to the hospital with CPR in progress, but unfortunately died shortly after arrival.
William Peters Cause of death
The accident occurred just before 2:30 p.m. when a Ford Focus ran a stop sign at the intersection and was struck by a southbound 2015 Jeep Cherokee. The driver of the Jeep was treated at the scene for aches and pains, according to the Omaha Police Department.
The crash remains under investigation. The OPD has not disclosed any additional details regarding the cause of the accident or whether any charges will be filed in connection with the incident.
This tragic incident serves as a reminder for drivers to always obey traffic signals and signs, especially at intersections. One mistake can lead to irreversible consequences, as it did in the case of Mr. Peters.
Our thoughts and condolences go out to the family and friends of William Peters during this difficult time.