CHICAGO (CBS)– A semi-truck ccarrying garbage rolled over during a crash Monday.
According to the Lake County Sheriff’s Office, Route 120 between Fish Lake Road and Route 60 Near Volo was closed.READ MORE: Neighbors Help Each Other Dig Out, Plows Get To Work On Side Streets After Lake Effect Snowstorm
Officials advised drivers to find an alternative route. Crews were still clearing the scene around 1:30 p.m.
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Around 9:45 a.m., the traffic light for Route 120 turned red, but the driver of the semi was unable to stop. He drove through the red light and struck a vehicle that was turning from southbound Fish Lake Road onto westbound Route 120.
The truck overturned and traveled approximately 200 feet west of the intersection, spilling its load of garbage.MORE NEWS: 2 People Shot And Wounded in Humboldt Park
The driver and a passenger in the vehicle sustained minor injuries. They were both transported to Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville via ambulance. The driver of the truck was uninjured.