A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued for areas west of Omaha until 11 p.m.; however, the metro area will likely have thunderstorms on and off throughout the overnight.
A driver escapes injury when he apparently drives off of the interstate overnight but he is waking up in jail this morning.
The scene was in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 80, just west of the 42nd Street exit.
The driver of the car lost control of the vehicle and took out a light pole before coming to rest in the ditch. He was not hurt.
Police did arrest him for suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol.