Illinois

One Dead; Three Injured in Accident at I-55 in Lincoln, IL

Date
June 3, 2024
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected
No

Where it Happened

I-55, Lincoln, IL, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Illinois State Police
Vehicles Involved
I-55
Road/Highway
I-55
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Semi-truck lost control, went through a median and collided with another semi-truck


What Happened

Authorities are investigating a crash that killed a person at I-55 in Lincoln, IL in June 3rd, 2024. Police say the incident happened around 1:30 a.m. According to investigators, a semi-truck headed southbound is said to have lost control for unknown reasons before traveling through a center median. The truck then collided head-on with a second semi-truck. One person involved was fatally injured and three others were hospitalized with undisclosed injuries. Additional information was not immediately available.

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