A Meridian woman was taken to a local hospital after a crash involving a semi truck on Interstate 84 near Eagle, according to Idaho State Police.
Melissa Gayhart, 35, of Meridian, was driving her 2014 Hyundai Elantra west on I-84 when Jason Day, 37, of Leonardville, Kans.,changed lanes near milepost 46 and struck Gayhart’s vehicle, according to ISP. Day was driving a Peterbilt semi truck with a trailer.
Police arrived on scene around 6:40 a.m., and Gayhart was transported to the hospital.
Both drivers were wearing their seat belts at the time of the accident, ISP reports.
The two left lanes of westbound traffic were blocked for about 90 minutes, police said.
The crash is still under investigation.