Woman killed after being hit by semi near I-29 off-ramp

Woman found dead on I-29 off-ramp

One woman is dead after being hit by a truck on Interstate 29.

According to a press release from Sioux City Police, around 3:30 this morning, a woman was standing in the right lane of I-29 south near the Hamilton Boulevard exit.

At that time, a semi-tractor pulling a livestock trailer drove through and hit her.

The woman was taken to Mercy Medical Center and died there as a result of her injuries.

Traffic was stalled during that time on the interstate, with police forcing cars off the Riverside Boulevard exit.

Lanes were opened back up at around 6:30 a.m.

Police say the incident remains under investigation and won't be releasing any names at this time.

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