Sarpy County Sheriff’s investigators have now identified the teenager killed in a crash on Nebraska Highway 50 just north of the Platte River Wednesday night.
In a release, deputies identified the teen as 15-year-old Alexandra Linscott, of Eagle. She was the passenger in the front seat of the car driven by 48-year-old Elisa Linscott, which was southbound on Highway 50. Elisa Linscott was taken by helicopter to an Omaha hospital with critical injuries.
Alexandra Linscott was a student at Waverly High School.
The driver of the northbound vehicle, 22-year-old Paige Seaton, of Omaha. She suffered serious injuries and was taken by ambulance to an Omaha hospital.
Both vehicle nearly collided head-on. Sarpy County authorities are still investigating what led up to the crash.