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A fiery collision between two semis on the Royal Road early Wednesday evening led to one person being transported to a local hospital.
Officials from the Antelope County Sheriff’s Department said two tractor trailers were southbound on 519th Avenue south of Royal around 5 p.m. The first semi was attempting to pull into Morrison Farms, and the second truck was passing the first semi when the collision occurred at the intersection, according to officials.
The semi that was pulling into the entrance caught fire after impact. Royal and Orchard Fire Departments responded and extinguished the blaze.
One of the drivers was transported by Orchard Rescue to Antelope Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The incident remains under investigation. No other details are available at this time.