Right lane of I-57 southbound closed in Union Co. due to semi truck fire

Right lane of I-57 southbound closed in Union Co. due to semi truck fire
Crews are on the scene of a semi truck fire on southbound Interstate 57. (Source: KFVS)

UNION COUNTY, Ill. (KFVS) - Crews are on the scene of a semi truck fire on southbound Interstate 57.

According to Illinois State Police, the right lane of I-57 southbound, just south of Lick Creek Road is shut down.

There are no injuries.

A semi truck fire in Union County closed one lane of southbound I-57. (Source: Colin Baillie/KFVS)
A semi truck fire in Union County closed one lane of southbound I-57. (Source: Colin Baillie/KFVS) (Source: KFVS)

Troopers say the fire started around 4:30 p.m.

They are investigating and will move the semi truck in the next hour.

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