(8-19-14) A 25-year-old Clarks woman has been killed in a traffic accident involving three vehicles. The accident occurred a mile west of Clarks in Merrick County.
The County Attorney says Heather Stroud was headed east on U.S. Highway 30 when her vehicle was struck from behind by a tractor-trailer. The impact knocked Stroud's vehicle into the westbound lane, where it was struck by an oncoming car. Stroud was killed. The driver of the oncoming car was injured. No injuries to the truck driver have been reported.