Semi crash on I-57 near West Frankfort slows traffic - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Semi crash on I-57 near West Frankfort slows traffic

WEST FRANKFORT, IL (KFVS) - Traffic moved slowly on Interstate 57 around the 65 mile post near West Frankfort after a crash Monday morning.

The second box trailer on a semi tractor trailer blew over on its side at the 65.5 southbound mile post around 10:30 a.m. on Monday, according to Illinois State Trooper Joey Watson.

Crews in that area were painting lines on I-57 as well and had a lane closed.

The crash was not blocking the one open lane. However, traffic was moving very slowly in this area.

Those traveling through the area were asked to use caution.

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