Collision Of Car And Semi At North Y In Spencer Sends One Person To The Hospital

Wed 9-2-2020

(Spencer)-- Minor injuries were reported in a collision of a car and semi Tuesday at the North Y in Spencer.

The Clay County Sheriff's Office says 21-year-old Emily Stoneking of Spencer was driving a 2006 Chevrolet Impala eastbound on Highway 18 when she collided with the rear of a 2017 Freightliner semi tractor-trailer driven by 59-year-old Troy Krengel of Ankeny who was waiting to turn northbound onto Highway 71.

Stoneking was transported to Spencer Hospital for treatment of minor injuries. She was cited for failure to stop in an assurred, clear distance.

$5,000 in damage was estimated to the vehicle she was driving with no apparent damage to the semi.

The collision took place shortly before 4:00 pm.