1 seriously injured in semi crash on I-57 in Johnson County, Ill.

1 seriously injured in semi crash on I-57 in Johnson County, Ill.

JOHNSON COUNTY, Ill. (KFVS) - One person was seriously injured after a single-vehicle crash on I-57 in Johnson County, Ill. on June 18.

According to ISP, Aychluhum Gugsa Kassa, 23, of Garland, Texas was traveling northbound on I-57 when his semi left the roadway and ran into a wooded area.

Kassa was flown to a regional hospital for treatment.

The right lane of I-57 was closed crews cleaned the scene and has since reopened.

The investigation is ongoing.

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