Wind Blows Semi Over
KSAL Staff - May 14, 2015 5:33 am
A driver was transported to the hospital after his truck rolled onto its side at the I-135 / I-70 junction west of Salina Wednesday afternoon.
According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, a 1999 Peterbilt semi pulling a trailer was traveling north on I-135. At exit 95B the driver was exiting to head west on I-70, when the truck and trailer overturned due to strong wind.
The driver, identified as 57-year-old David Strait from Woodburn, Oregon, was transported to Salina Regional Healt Center with possible injuries. He was properly buckled up.
The crash happened at 4:16 Wednesday afternoon, at the I-135 / I-70 junction west of Salina.