JOLIET, Ill. -- At least one person is dead after three semi trucks were involved in a crash on eastbound Interstate 80 just west of Larkin.
It happened just after 6 a.m. Tuesday. One vehicle was fully engulfed in flames. State police say one driver is dead and another driver had to be airlifted from the scene.
Police say I-80 eastbound lanes will be shut down for at least a couple of hours. Westbound lanes were also shut down for a time but are now back open.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.