OPD Press Release: One person is deceased after single vehicle accident near 16th & Grace Street yesterday.
At 6:16 pm January 14th officers were called to 16th & Grace street a report of a a single vehicle collision.
A 2002 gold Ford Explorer was northbound on 16th Street. The vehicle went off the roadway and struck a pole, causing the driver and sole occupant to be ejected.
The driver was transported to CHI Creighton University Medical Center where she was pronounced dead. Lack of seat belt use was a contributing factor in the crash.
The victim was identified as 33 year old Carletta S. Sanford.