The National Weather Service continues the heat advisory through Tuesday afternoon. Temperatures once again on Tuesday will rise to the upper 90s however high humidity will make it feel like 105 to 110 degrees.
Omaha police have identified the driver who was killed in a one-vehicle accident in Omaha Sunday morning.
A witness told police a car heading westbound at a high rate of speed on Hamilton Street around 4:30 a.m. skidded across the eastbound lanes and hit two trees near 44th Street. A fire truck was called to the scene to extinguish flames from the engine.
The driver, 32-year-old Jessica Stanley, who was not wearing a seat belt, was ejected and died at the scene. The passenger, 33-year-old Harry Stanley, was taken to Creighton University Medical Center to be treated for serious injuries. His injuries include a fractured neck, a brain bleed, and an open fracture on his right arm.
Police say speed and alcohol are being investigated as factors in the crash.