An accident on Interstate 72 held up traffic for about an hour Friday morning.
District 9 Illinois State Police are reporting injuries from the crash that happened on Interstate 72 at mile post 77 in Morgan County east of Alexander. The driver, Eugene C. Kiser, is an 86-year-old man fromTemperance, MI. He sustained non-life threatening
The tractor semi-trailer crash happened around 8:20 a.m. Interstate 72 had lane closures for approximately 3 1/2 hours. Jacksonville Police Department and Morgan County Sheriff’s Department assisted with the crash. A Motor Carrier Safety Inspection was completed on the truck by an Illinois State Police Commercial Motor Vehicle Officer.
Kiser was cited for a log book violation.