Woman Killed in Crash on 281

A vehicle accident on highway 281 killed a 77-year-old woman from Windthorst.

It happened Monday night just before 10:00.

The Department of Public Safety says a semi truck was stuck on the road between 1954 and Coleman Road.

DPS says 77-year-old Laurentine Neeb drove underneath the semi truck in her car.

She died on the scene. The driver of the truck was not hurt.

Nearly 30 units responded from more than four agencies, helping to direct traffic and clear the scene.

The wreck forced authorities to close the highway down for nearly four hours.