I-57 southbound blocked at 69.5 mile marker in Franklin Co., Ill.

I-57 southbound blocked at 69.5 mile marker in Franklin Co., Ill.
I-57 is blocked at the 69.5 mile marker south of the Benton Exit. (Source: KFVS)

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ill. (KFVS) - Southbound Interstate 70 is blocked due to a crash on Friday, February 14.

According to Illinois State Police I-57 southbound is down to one lane at the 69.5 mile marker.

Troopers say an overturned semi truck is partially blocking the passing lane.

They’re asking drivers to avoid the area.

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