Collision fatal in Huntington

December 14, 2018

A woman driving an SUV just outside of Huntington died Thursday after colliding with a semi, the sheriff’s department said.

The unidentified woman was driving north on North Broadway Street and stopped at County Road 600 North around noon. She apparently turned into the path of the rig, witnesses said, according to a news release from the Huntington County Sheriff’s Department.

The semi driver, Ricky Millington, 57, of Huntington braked but was unable to stop or avoid the collision, the release said.

The woman was found pinned in the vehicle and died at the scene.

Mobile home burns in Angola

Fire investigators in Angola fought an early-morning blaze that destroyed a mobile home early Thursday.

Crews arrived at 1201 Apollo Drive at 2:09 a.m. and found the single-wide structure engulfed. The fire was under control in less than a half hour.

There were no injuries.

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