Investigators say Jerome Collier suffered life threatening injuries
Omaha Police were called to 45th and J Street around 10:15 Thursday night to investigate an accident.
Investigators say 19 year old Jerome Collier was walking northbound on 45th Street when he was struck by an eastbound 2003 Chrysler mini-van driven by 30 year old Jaclyn Hascall
A witness told police that Collier was on his cell phone when he was hit in the intersection. Collier was rushed to Alegent Creighton University Medical Center with abdominal and head injuries which are considered life threatening.
Speed is being investigated as factor in the accident.