Semi truck rollover crash blocking all lanes of I-57 NB in Franklin Co., Ill.

I-57 northbound blocked in Franklin Co. after semi truck rollover crash

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ill. (KFVS) - A semi truck rolled over, blocking all lanes of northbound Interstate 57 on Saturday night.

It happened near the 72-73 mile marker, just north of the Benton exit.

The driver of the semi-truck stated that he dropped his cellphone.

While attempting to retrieve his phone, he lost control of the semi.

After losing control, the semi rolled over blocking both northbound lanes of Interstate 57

According to Illinois State Police, all lanes of northbound I-57 are closed at this location.

All northbound traffic is being diverted off at Exit 71 (Benton/West City).

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