Route 3 shut down after semi-truck catches fire in Metro-East crash

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by KMOV.com staff

KMOV.com

Posted on June 19, 2013 at 9:33 AM

Updated Thursday, Dec 19 at 6:09 PM

(KMOV) – A section of Route 3 was closed after two tractor trailers crashed in Madison County, Ill. on Wednesday.

Authorities said the wreck happened on Route 3 at 7th St. just south of Hartford around 9 a.m.

Officials said one of the trucks caught on fire and authorities had to use foam to put out the flames.

No injuries were reported.

Route 3 was expected to be shut down in the area for several hours.

 

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