1 Killed in Truck Accident on I-55 in Bloomington, IL
Bloomington, IL — November 13, 2023, one person was killed in a truck accident at about 11:45 in the morning along Interstate 55.
According to reports, the accident took place in southwest Bloomington in the southbound lanes of I-55 in the vicinity of the I-74/I-55 divide.
The cause of the accident is unknown, but it reportedly involved multiple vehicles, one of which was an 18-wheeler towing a trailer, which was allegedly overturned in the accident. There was one reported fatality as a result of the accident; the identity of the victim has not been made available to the public. No other injuries have been reported in connection with this incident at this time.
The cause of the accident is under active investigation by local authorities. The weather and road conditions in the area were not reported on, but photographs of the scene published in the news depict clear blue skies and dry ground. Currently, there is no additional information available pertaining to this incident.