Semi rollover accident causes McDonough County road closure-UPDATE

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MCDONOUGH COUNTY, Ill. (KWQC) — UPDATE: 4:30 p.m. Illinois State Police say a 50-year-old man from Peoria was airlifted to a Peoria hospital for treatment of injuries sustained in the crash. He was driving a semi rig owned by Goddard Trucking. At about 9:10 a.m., ISP says he lost control of his vehicle and went off the highway. The rig rolled over onto its side before coming to rest in the ditch and across both lanes of the highway. The crash blocked the road for several hours while recovery crews worked to remove the wreckage. The road reopened around 3 p.m.

Officials are warning motorists of a road closure southeast of Macomb, Ill.

The Illinois State Police are at a semi rollover crash on US 136 just West of McDonough County Road 2350 East (between Table Grove and Adair).

They say US 136 is shut down to traffic at this location. Please take an alternate route if traveling through the area.