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.
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The two left lanes of westbound traffic were blocked for about 90 minutes, police said.
The crash is still under investigation.