OMAHA, NE – A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on a street in Omaha Tuesday morning, according to a report by WOWT.
The incident happened in the vicinity of 40th Street and Cuming Street. Police said the pedestrian was hit while standing in the middle of the crosswalk going east on Cuming. The pedestrian was not seriously injured.
Police and medics responded to the scene. The driver was said to have cooperated with authorities investing the crash.
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