A 70-year-old Scottsbluff woman suffered injuries during a collision Tuesday morning.

Kathleen Freadrich, 70, of Scottsbluff, was transported to Regional West Medical Center by Valley Ambulance after she was involved in a collision at Avenue N and South Beltline Highway.

According to information released by Sgt. Steve Lopez of the Scottsbluff Police Department, Fraedrich had been the driver of a 2008 Chevy Trailblazer headed south on Avenue N when she stopped at a posted sign at the intersection of South Beltline Highway. After stopping, Fraedrich entered the intersection, allegedly failing to yield the right of way to a westbound 2005 Sterling concrete truck driven by Nicholas Schultz, 29, of Minatare.

Schultz was not injured.

Fraedrich’s vehicle was totaled. Schultz’s vehicle sustained $3,000 in damages.

Police cited Fraedrich on a charge of failing to yield the right of way.

The Scotts Bluff Sheriff’s Department, Scottsbluff Fire Department, and Valley Ambulance also responded to the accident.

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