EAST PEORIA, Ill. -- An 8-year-old child is injured in a multi-car accident on I-74 at the Murray Baker bridge.
East Peoria police were forced to shut down all westbound traffic shortly after noon Sunday.
They say a car with mechanical problems stopped in the westbound lane of the bridge.
Cars in the same lane began to stop, when one of them was rear-ended by another vehicle.
An 8-year-old girl was taken to OSF Saint Francis Medical Center.