LOCKPORT, Ill. (STMW) — A driver who was allegedly drunk and driving the wrong way on Interstate 355 injured multiple people in a crash Monday night.
About 8 p.m., the driver was heading south on northbound I-355 lanes near 143rd Street near southwest suburban Lockport when the vehicle struck another head on, Illinois State Police Master Sgt. Mark Pilgrim said.READ MORE: Families Hold Unity Rally To Remember Loved Ones Lost To Gun Violence
The driver of the second vehicle was taken to a hospital for a broken leg, Pilgrim said. There were also an unspecified number of children in that vehicle with minor injuries, Pilgrim said.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Slightly Warmer Temperatures Before Cold Returns
The driver, whose age or gender was not yet known, was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol, Pilgrim said.MORE NEWS: Woman Questions COVID-19 Clinic After Receiving Results Before Testing
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