1 Injured in Union County Two-Vehicle Collision on Interstate 57
Union County, Illinois (January 3, 2018) – According to a report by the Illinois State Police, at least one person was injured in a traffic accident involving a semi-truck in Union on Tuesday, January 1.
As per the report, the accident occurred at about 11:15 a.m. on Interstate 57 at mile marker 38.
An SUV had been stopped on the right shoulder and was entering the southbound driving lane when it was rear-ended by a semi-truck.
The driver of the SUV sustained major but non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to a local hospital for treatment.
Information regarding the truck driver was not immediately provided.
An investigation to establish the circumstances of the crash is ongoing.