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Major big rig crash and possible explosion reported on I-80 in Illinois


Westbound I-80 in Morris, Illinois, remains closed for a serious crash involving two commercial vehicles.

The crash occurred shortly before 7 a.m. on January 21 on westbound I-80 in Morris.

The Illinois State Patrol says that two commercial vehicles were involved in a collision near mile marker 110.

Firefighters reported a possible explosion.

Police say one person was transported to the hospital with non life-threatening injures, according to local outlet WSPY.

Eastbound I-80 was closed for hours but has since reopened. Westbound I-80 is still closed as of 12:30 p.m.

Video from the crash was captured on a Ring doorbell camera and by a passing driver. You can view the videos below.


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