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Teen Dies In Early Morning Crash

Julie Hawkins

Teen Dies In Early Morning Crash

CREATED Jun. 14, 2013

Omaha, NE - Police confirm, a teenager has died, following an early morning crash.

Just before 4:00 a.m. Friday, officers and medics were called to the area of 70th & Oak Street.

The driver of the jeep, 19-year-old Alexandra Bedel, was headed southbound on 70th Street when her jeep went off the road. She over-corrected and hit a tree.

Medics performed CPR on the way to the hospital, where she later died.

She was the only person in the jeep.

Speed was not a factor in the crash. An investigation continues.