1 driver killed in multi-semi crash - WSIL-TV 3 Southern Illinois

1 driver killed in multi-semi crash

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JEFFERSON CO., Ill.  -- One person is dead after a crash involving three semi-trucks.

It happened around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday on Interstate 64 westbound at the Goshen Road Rest Area.

The driver of one semi exited the interstate and failed to stop at a stop sign at the rest area.

That driver hit a tree then hit another semi, which was parked, and pushed it into a third big rig.

The driver who caused the crash died, but that person's name has not been released.

One other driver was hurt and taken to Good Samaritan Hospital.
 

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