Semi Crash Reported on I-57 in Franklin County Tuesday

WHITTINGTON, IL – A semi crash happened Tuesday afternoon on I-57 in Franklin County.

According to Illinois State Police, 48-year-old William D. Stack of Brumley, MO was driving north on I-57 at milepost 78 near Whittington when for unknown reasons, he drove off the right side of the roadway and struck a guardrail with the front passenger portion of his semi.

The collision pushed the semi onto the shoulder. The semi left the roadway a second time striking the guardrail with the front passenger side and continued driving against the guardrail until the semi rolled over on its passenger side off the right shoulder.

Stack refused medical treatment. He was cited for Improper Lane Usage.