SPRINGFIELD, IL : 1 airlifted with serious injuries after 2 semi crashes on I-55 near Springfield on Thursday, 14th March 2019

Troopers were called to two different semi truck crashes on Interstate 55 near Springfield Thursday. The first crash happened around 10:35 a.m. on I-55 northbound. The semi ended up on the side of the interstate. I-55 northbound is closed at 6th St. on the south side of Springfield due to that crash. Traffic is detoured to 6th St. and Stevenson Dr. Source