A Gretna teenager accepted responsibility Thursday for his part in an Easter crash that killed four people.

Jacob Olson, 17, admitted his role while in Douglas County Juvenile Court. He was charged with four counts of misdemeanor motor vehicle homicide.

Killed in the April 5 collision were Amber Wood, 40, of Blair; Jason Miller, 49, of Valley; and John Prusa, 57, and Dorine Prusa, 55, both of Howells.

Olson and Madison Keith, 16, also of Gretna, were taken to the Nebraska Medical Center, treated for injuries and released.

Authorities said Olson's pickup was headed north on 252nd Street near Valley when it collided with the 2011 Chevrolet Tahoe in which Wood and Miller were traveling east on Highway 36.

Olson told traffic investigators that he didn't see any cross traffic until he struck the Tahoe.

The impact pushed the Tahoe into the westbound lane, where it collided with the Prusas' 2011 Buick Enclave sport utility vehicle.

Douglas County Attorney Don Kleine has said neither alcohol nor drugs contributed to the crash.

Olson is scheduled to be sentenced next month.

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