Springfield, IL – Hazardous Conditions as Dust Storm Hits I-72 Corridor


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Springfield, IL – Travelers on I-72 faced reduced visibility and hazardous driving conditions as a dust storm swept across the highway between mileposts 80 and 85, according to the Illinois State Police Troop 6. 

The dust storm has affected traffic flow in both directions, urging drivers to slow down or seek alternative routes. Officials are closely monitoring the situation, and motorists are advised to stay informed on the latest travel advisories. 

Further updates are expected as the authorities assess the impact of the storm on the affected stretch of the interstate.


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