SANGAMON COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — Police released more information about a crash that shut down the northbound lanes of I-55 for nearly six hours on Thursday.
Officers say 26 year-old John Guilbeaux of Bridgton, Missouri was pulling into traffic from the right shoulder near milepost 80.
This is when a semi truck driven by Hugh Lockett of Chicago crashed into the back of Guilbeax’s truck.
Lockett was airlifted to an area hospital with serious injuries.
The crash is under investigation.