WILLIAMSON COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - All lanes of traffic are back open after a crash on Interstate 57 in Williamson County, Illinois.
The crash happened just after 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 10.
According to Illinois State Police, Vernon Williams, 43, of Georgia, was driving an International Truck Tractor pulling a box trailer when the semi went off the right side of the road and into a line of trees.
One lane of traffic was already closed for construction, so troopers had to shut down the other lane for about an hour and a half until a wrecker could remove the truck.
Traffic was re-routed at exit 45 to route 37/148.
Williams was ticketed for improper lane usage.