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Overturned semi closes ramp at Interstate 290 and Route 83

Published: Wednesday, May 15, 2013 4:25 p.m. CDT

ELMHURST – A semi-trailer truck became overturned on Wednesday afternoon on the ramp from westbound Interstate 290 to northbound Route 83.

Illinois State Police Trooper Douglas Yorke estimated that the ramp to northbound Route 83 would be closed until about 6 p.m., but as of about 4 p.m. Wednesday, Interstate 290 was open.

No other vehicles were involved in the crash. Yorke could not confirm any potential injuries or other details of the crash.

An investigation is ongoing.

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