Springfield, IL – Major Traffic Delays Expected on I-55 After Semi-Trailer Crash


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Springfield, IL – Travelers on I-55 near Springfield faced significant disruptions Saturday afternoon following a collision involving a truck-tractor semi-trailer at milepost 129. 

According to Illinois State Police Troop 6, the crash has caused both northbound and southbound lanes to narrow down to one lane each. 

Authorities are advising motorists to seek alternative routes or to exercise extreme caution when passing the affected area as emergency teams work on the scene. 

Delays are expected to continue as the investigation and cleanup proceed.


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