WILMINGTON, Ill. (CBS) — A fiery crash shut down Interstate 55 south of Joliet during the Thursday afternoon rush.
Several vehicles were reportedly involved in the crash. At least two semi-trailer trucks were left burning off the side of the road.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Cool Lake Breeze Next 3 Days
A red car was also seen in a ditch alongside the roadway.READ MORE: How Will Chicago Police Hold Officers Accountable on New Search Warrant Rules? City Officials Sidestepped The Question
Northbound traffic was at a standstill just south of Lorenzo Road as of 5:30 p.m.
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State Police said Thursday evening that there was one known injury.