WILLOW SPRINGS, Ill. — Emergency crews are on the scene of a semi-truck fire that broke out on the Tri-State Tollway on Tuesday.
A car hauler truck, which appeared to be carrying at least two vehicles, was in flames when SkyCam 9 was over the scene along northbound I-294 in Willow Springs around 4:45 p.m.
Illinois State Police say the fire broke out after a crash involving two commercial vehicles, and no injuries were reported.
At least two overturned vehicles could be seen immediately next to the fully engulfed truck and another overturned vehicle could be seen nearby, as fire crews worked to get it under control.
Authorities say nobody was injured in the fire and all northbound lanes reopened at 8:30 p.m.