CHICAGO — A crash involving two semi-trucks scattered hundreds of bottles of wine on the Bishop Ford Freeway.
The crash happened early Tuesday on inbound I-94 near Beaubien Woods on the city’s South Side. One of the trailers carrying cases of wine was ripped open. Both truck drivers are reported to have non-life-threatening injuries.
Illinois State Police say the crash closed lanes in the area as crews worked to clear the trucks and the spilled wine.
WINE on the roadway:
NB Bishop Ford – cleanup of overnight crash near Beaubien Woods involving two semis. One was hauling wine and now crews are working to clean all the cases of wine of the Ford. Only one lane gets by. pic.twitter.com/s24mQbEHLG
— Sarah Jindra (@SarahJindra) August 6, 2019