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Semi driver taken to hospital after crash on Route 13

MARION, IL (KFVS) - Illinois State Police say a tractor trailer overturned in southern Illinois early Sunday.

It happened on IL Route 13 westbound west of Barbara Kay Road.

ISP District 13 says the driver from Tennessee was taken to an area hospital.

The driver had a prosthetic checked and was released.

The preliminary report shows the driver was traveling west on Route 13 when his vehicle ran off the road.

The tractor trailer then overturned, blocking Route 13 westbound for around four hours.

The driver faces charges of lane usage, driving while fatigued.

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