(KMOV.com) – Crews in the Metro East worked overnight after a tractor trailer overturned Sunday evening.
According to Illinois State Police, the trailer was heading westbound on Interstate 270 just east of Route 157 when it crossed the median and eastbound lanes and crashed on the embankment on the eastbound side just before 8:00 p.m.
Crews worked to clear the accident for more than 12 hours.
The driver of the trailer was transported to an area hospital in an unknown condition.
No other details were immediately available.