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BOONE COUNTY, Ind.—A 20-year-old woman who drove the wrong way down Interstate 74 in Boone County before crashing into a semi-truck had alcohol in her system, said investigators Wednesday morning.

Deputy Chris Burcham with the Boone County Sheriff’s Office said the semi was heading west on the interstate near the Jamestown exit, when a car traveling in the wrong direction crashed into him. Authorities said the semi driver moved lanes to avoid the car, but the vehicle hit him in a nearly head-on collision.

“Good defensive driving on the part of the semi driver, because as we know a head-on can be tragic,” Burcham said.

Moments after impact, the driver of the semi jumped out of the cab and his truck, which was carrying furniture, burst into flames.

“I was lucky it didn’t blow up on me, I reckon. In just a matter of a few minutes it was burned right to the ground,” said semi driver Don Bentley.

Bentley is doing fine and he said said his thoughts are with the young woman driving the car.

The driver of the car was transported by ambulance to Methodist Hospital. Her condition is unknown at this time.

I-74 lanes were closed for several hours as crews cleaned the wreckage. The crash is still under investigation.