By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — Four people were hospitalized after an eight-car crash Monday morning on the Tri-State Tollway in northwest suburban Des Plaines.

Illinois State Police said eight vehicles were involved in the accident in the northbound lanes of Interstate 294 near Dempster Street around 8:30 a.m.

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Four people were taken to hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries.

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Three lanes of northbound I-294 were closed near Dempster Street immediately after the crash, and one lane remained closed as of 10 a.m. as police investigate the cause of the crash.

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Further information was not immediately available.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff