1 killed after 2 semi-trailers crash on I-294

One semi-trailer rear-ended another semi-trailer on the northbound Tri-State Tollway Tuesday morning.

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- But the bigger problem is northbound on the tri-state before the 83rd Street Toll Plaza. Chopper 7 over this now deadly crash. I just got confirmation from Illinois State police. One person died in this semi rear-end collision.

So now they're taking measurements. There's an ongoing investigation. The left lane is open, but state police say it could be more than an hour until they're able to open up all lanes. The delay is about 8 to 10 miles, Tanya and Terrell, on the northbound tri-state heading toward the 83rd Street cash box. Back to you in the studio.