Semi accident backs up traffic on I-474

By WEEK Producer

Semi accident backs up traffic on I-474

January 3, 2013 Updated Oct 26, 2013 at 1:18 AM CDT

TAZEWELL CO., Ill. -- State Police are continuing their investigation into a semi crash on I-474 Thursday morning.

Authorities say the crash happened on westbound I-474 near Route 29 at the Pekin exit.

Police say the driver lost control of the semi truck and struck a center guard rail.

The driver was hospitalized with non life threatening injuries.

Traffic was backed up for a couple of hours.

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