Driver hospitalized after crash near problematic west Omaha construction zone

SUV crashes into barrier at 156th and Charles.
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OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) -- Paramedics rushed a driver to the hospital after a single-vehicle crash on 156th and Charles streets early Friday morning.

First responders raced to the area in west Omaha around 1 a.m.

Omaha Police said officers blocked off 156th between Cuming and Decatur while the investigated.

Officials tell 6 News the SUV hit the barrier.

This stretch of road is located just north of a confusing cone zone that 6 On Your Side found to be dangerous for area drivers.