Observer Staff

A semi truck hauling cattle overturned on the highway after striking the guardrail, killing the driver and five cattle.

Shannon Dwinell, 46, of Great Bend, Kansas, was driving the truck when, for unknown reasons, it left the roadway two miles west of North Powder on I-84 westbound. Dwinell sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The semi truck was hauling 28 cattle, which were later wrangled by crews
after the highway was closed.