By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill. (CBS) — Two drivers were hurt – with one suffering life-threatening injuries – in a crash on the Tri-State Tollway in the northern suburbs Thursday evening.

The crash took place at 8:03 p.m. on I-94 north of Half Day Road.

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A passenger vehicle was stopped in the right lane when a semi-trailer truck belonging to Vanek Bros. Trucking rear-ended the stopped car while headed north on the tollway, Illinois State Police said.

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Witnesses said the stopped car had its hazard lights on.

The driver of the car was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, while the driver of the truck was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, state police said.

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The left four lanes of the Tri-State were closed for a state police investigation, while the right shoulder remained open on the northbound side.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff