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ISP responds to traffic crash involving semi


The Illinois State Police responded to a report of a semi trailer that was hauling grain running off of the road and wrecking on Wednesday, Dec. 2 at 2:10 p.m.

The semi was traveling on US 45 when it ran off of the right side of the road. The driver of the vehicle, John L. Travis, 51, of Metropolis, Illinois, lost control, causing the semi to overturn and spill grain from the towed trailer.

US 45 was closed for approximately one hour while the vehicle was being removed.

Travis was not injured, but was cited for improper lane usage.

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