PULASKI COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - A Texas man was injured in a fiery semi crash early Tuesday morning on Interstate 57.
It happened at 4:45 a.m. on I-57 northbound at milepost 17.
Richard D. Byrd, 50, of Laredo, Texas veered off the road and went through a guardrail, according to Illinois State Police. A fuel leak on the truck tractor caused a fire.
Jason L. Kromminga, 37, of Laredo, Texas was taken to Saint Francis Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.
Byrd was cited for improper lane usage.