Updated on: 1/17/2019
Click here for information on the Jan. 16, 2019 semi truck crash near Othello.
One person was injured when two semi trucks were involved in a collision Tuesday afternoon about three miles east of Othello.
According to Adams County deputies, one semi truck was traveling south on South Lemaster Road while the other was going east on Lee Road around 12:30 p.m.. The driver on Lemaster Road failed to stop for a stop sign at the intersection and collided with the other.
Both semi trucks went off the road and into a ditch.
Police said one driver was injured and transported to Othello Community Hospital for treatment.
The collision remains under investigation.
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