Officer Mike Link with the Illinois State Police has confirmed to KMOX News that one person has died in this afternoon’s Megabus accident.
At least a half-dozen cars reported flat tires and damage to their undercarriages.
Occurred in 158 mm on I-55.
NB I-55 ramp onto Poplar Street Bridge should reopen by p.m. rush.
The victim is identified as 29-year-old Jaime Ramirez of Pontoon Beach.
Reuben Johnson landed in rush hour traffic Tuesday morning.
The unidentified man was believed to be in his 80’s.
Sections of I-55, 44 closed for accident reconstruction.
Moustafa Elmansy was hit by semi on I-55 near Sidney.
Someone spray-painted “KKK” on a road sign dedicating a stretch of Interstate 55 in honor of civil rights activist Rosa Parks.