Chicago/Suburbs

FIREWORKS SEMI ROLLOVER ON TOLLWAY – CATCHES FIRE

by The Chicago Times Staff

June 3, 2021

ST. CHARLES, IL – Around 4:30 a.m. on the Tri-State Tollway a semi-trailer carrying fireworks rolled over and caught fire closing northbound lanes and causing major delays for morning commuters.  The rollover occurred near St. Charles Road, blocking the Eisenhower Expressway and North Avenue to traffic.  The truck driver was able to narrowly escape before the truck caught fire.  Multiple fire departments were called to put out the fire.

Categories: Chicago/Suburbs

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s