Car accident in Big Spring, kills one

Staff Report

NewsWest 9

One woman is dead after her car was hit by semi just north of Big Spring.

It happened around three-30 at the intersection of Center Point and Highway 87, that's about six miles north of Big Spring.

Troopers tell the car pulled onto 87 in front of the semi.

The driver of the big rig tried to swerve and miss the car, but was unable to avoid the collision.

The woman inside was killed instantly.

The truck driver was not hurt.

The identity of the woman was not released, pending notification of next of kin.