Accident causes back-up on I-70 near Marine, Illinois - KMOV.com

Accident causes back-up on I-70 near Marine, Illinois

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HIGHLAND, ILL (KMOV.com) -

An accident involving a semi and another car caused a significant traffic back-up on I-70 near Marine, Illinois in Madison County.

Police said the accident occurred near the junction of I-70 and Illinois State Highway 143 around 3:20 p.m. Thursday. Police said Illinois State troopers are on the scene. Westbound traffic on I-70 was backed-up as a result.

One person was taken to a hospital by a medical helicopter. Their condition was not immediately known.

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