Trucker Dead For Four Days Before Trooper Finds Body In Parked Rig

A 60-year-old truck driver was found deceased behind the wheel of his truck on Interstate 90 in Arlington Heights, IL.

According to the Illinois State Police, responded to the area of I-90, near milepost 70, to do a wellness check on a truck driver on Friday, June 12.

When police arrived, they found the truck parked on the shoulder of the road.

They found the driver of the truck, James R. Houle, unresponsive at the wheel.

First responders arrived and announced Houle deceased.

Houle’s cause of death is unknown.


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