Semi Collides with Vehicle on Highway 151

Authorities responded to an accident in Linn County on Thursday morning.

It happened at the intersection of Highway 151 and Linn-Jones Road.

The Linn County Sheriff’s Office says a semi was traveling south on Highway 151 hit a vehicle that failed to yield while trying to cross the southbound lanes.

The semi driver, 48-year old Francisco Rodriguez-Aparicio of Florida, was not hurt. The driver of the car, 31-year old Claudia Rodriguez-DeNunez of Toddville, who is eight months pregnant, was taken to St. Luke’s Hospital as a precaution.