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I-57 open after deadly wreck

By Heartland News

BENTON, IL (KFVS) - Traffic is running smoothly now on Interstate 57 after a deadly crash shut it down for several hours Tuesday night.

A deadly chain reaction crash shut down the interstate for several hours Tuesday.

A trucker was killed as a load of steel he was hauling came through the cab of his truck.

The crash occurred near a construction zone between Benton and Sesser.

Southbound lanes were reopened around 7:30 Tuesday night. Northbound lanes opened later.

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