CHICAGO (CBS)– One person was seriously injured in a crash involving two semi trucks on I-294 at 79th Street.
According to Illinois State Police, a semi truck was rear ended by another semi truck just before 4 a.m. Tuesday. A person had to be removed from one of the trucks and is now suffering life-threatening injuries.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Severe Thunderstorm Warning For DuPage, Kane, Kendall, Will Counties
Two northbound lanes are closed at 79th Street as crews work to clear the crash. Delays are expected.READ MORE: Man Shot And Killed While Sitting In Vehicle In South Loop
Traffic is being diverted at 95th Street.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 Update: Indiana Reports 336 New Cases, 30 Additional Deaths
This is a developing story.