Car Hits Semi In Star Valley


A car struck a semi-truck at the intersection of Moonlight Drive and Highway 260 in Star Valley yesterday (Thursday), according to Diamond Star Fire Department Captain Rick Heron.

"The semi was turning onto Highway 260 when the driver of the car hit him," Heron said.

"(The driver of the car) was flown to Scottsdale Osborne Healthcare," Heron said. "At the time of her flight, she appeared alert," he said, but could not comment on her current condition.

Contrary to rumors, the car did not go under the semi. Heron said if it had, the woman might not have been hurt.

Heron said the driver of the semi was uninjured.

Heron could not comment on the specifics the woman's injuries.

The accident is still under investigation by the Department of Public Safety. The DPS was unavailable for comment by press time.

More details will be published as they become available.

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