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Crash kills one, closes two lanes of northbound I-55 outside Bolingbrook

Published: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 4:30 p.m. CDT • Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014 10:24 a.m. CDT

BOLINGBROOK – One person was dead following a wreck on northbound Interstate 55 just before 3 p.m. Wednesday.

Illinois State Police said a box truck rear-ended a semi-trailer, sending the semi into a passenger vehicle, on I-55 just south of Weber Road in Bolingbrook. One person inside the box truck was killed, police said. The identity of the victim was not released.

The right and center lanes of northbound I-55 were closed for more than two hours as a result of the crash.

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