A man was airlifted to the hospital Friday night after his vehicle collided with a semitrailer in Van Alstyne.


The semitrailer was backing into a driveway on FM 3133 and at about 7:15 p.m., a Jeep without headlights failed to see the truck and drove into it, Van Alstyne Police said. The Jeep went underneath the semitrailer, injuring the driver.


The driver of the Jeep, who police said is in in 50s, was transported by helicopter to the Medical Center of Plano. No other vehicles were involved.