Semi Driver Injured in I-57 Crash Near Marion

Semi Driver Injured in I-57 Crash Near Marion

MARION – A semi pulling a trailer crashed Wednesday afternoon on northbound I-57 near Marion.

According to preliminary information from Illinois State Police, the driver was taken to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police said troopers responded to milepost 52 on northbound I-57 around 3:10 p.m. and learned that the semi driver lost control after the front passenger tire blew. The semi left the roadway to the right and overturned on its passenger side.

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