Police say distracted driving caused two-semi crash in Vigo County

Distracted driving caused a Friday morning crash on Interstate 70 in Terre Haute. One person was hurt.

Posted: Feb 21, 2020 11:42 AM
Updated: Feb 21, 2020 1:41 PM

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) - Police say distracted driving led to a crash involving two semi-trucks on Friday morning.

It happened on Interstate 70 in Terre Haute.

One truck was following another. Police say the driver of the second truck leaned over to pour a drink. When he looked up, he realized he couldn't avoid crashing into the first truck.

The driver of the first truck went to the hospital with minor injuries.

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