UPDATE: Three people hurt after car plows into Lincoln parking garage

UPDATE, 10 a.m. — The Lincoln Police Department is now saying only three people were hurt when a 2018 Dodge Challenger slammed into a parking garage early Wednesday morning.

Police say the man who was driving, 19-year-old Jacob Staab from Grand Island, was taken into custody on suspicion of driving under the influence, careless driving and being a minor in possession of alcohol.

Two 19-year-old women were passengers in the car, which police say was totaled.

They’re from St. Paul and Grand Island.

All of them were taken to the hospital with serious but not life-threatening injuries.

The wreck caused an estimated $500 in damage to the second level of the parking garage.

It’s unclear where the group got the alcohol.


LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — Four people were rushed to the hospital after a car plowed into a Lincoln parking garage Wednesday morning.

This happened near 18th and P Streets around 3:15 a.m.

Channel 8 was there as crews worked on towing the mangled car away.

Authorities say everyone involved in this wreck should be OK.

Right now, there’s no word on what led up to the crash or if anyone will be ticketed.

Police have also not identified the occupants or said how much repairs may cost.

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