(Oakland) The Pottawattamie County Sheriff's Office has released more information in connection with the car/semi accident that occurred three-miles east of Oakland Tuesday afternoon.
Pottawattamie County Sheriff Jeff Danker says the driver of the car is identified as 27-year-old Jessica Luke, of Oakland. Danker said Luke was flown by medical helicopter to the University of Nebraska Medical Center in critical condition.
Danker says Luke was southbound in a Ford Taurus on 450th Street at around 1:45 p.m. and failed to yield to a westbound semi, driven by Daniel Mueller, of Griswold at the intersection of 450th Street and Highway 6. Luke's car collided with the trailer. She had to be extricated from her vehicle. Mueller was not hurt.
June 19, 2013