Wreck involving overturned truck closes NB IL-255 in Edwardsvill - KMOV.com

Wreck involving overturned truck closes NB IL-255 in Edwardsville

Posted: Updated:
Credit: KMOV Credit: KMOV
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (KMOV.com) -

An accident involving an overturned truck has closed all northbound lanes of Illinois Route I-255 in Edwardsville.

Police said the driver of a truck hauling equipment on a flatbed lost control, causing the truck to flip. Debris went into southbound lanes of 255. The accident happened near New Poag Road around 4:30 p.m.

One lane of southbound 255 is closed and there is a backup.

The driver of the truck suffered non-life threatening injuries.

Copyright 2018 KMOV (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved

Powered by Frankly