Truck Crash on I-57 Closes Lanes

(WEST FRANKFORT, IL ) — Authorities are reporting a 2007 Kenworth truck tractor with trailer was involved in a one vehicle roll-over crash this morning on I-57 Southbound in Franklin County. At 5:42 A.M., the truck, driven by 64 year old Glenn Hackney, of Hoopeston, was southbound on Interstate 57 near milepost 68, when the driver lost control. This resulted in the truck rolling over onto its side. The truck came to rest on the roadway blocking both lanes of traffic. The truck was hauling railroad wheels which spilled into the median. The driver was transported to Franklin Hospital for minor injuries. Lanes were closed most of the morning for cleanup.