Semi rollover accident backs up traffic along I-74

By Chad Weber

August 13, 2012 Updated Oct 26, 2013 at 12:53 AM CDT

MORTON, Ill. -- Traffic came to a crawl on I-74 in Morton Monday when a semi overturned.

The accident happened around 1:00 p.m. when the driver of a car changed lanes into the path of the semi.

The semi driver swerved to avoid the car and overturned near the I-155 interchange.

Home City Ice truck driver Scott Sheller was taken to the hospital with minor lacerations.

The driver of the car was not injured.

The crash remains under investigation.

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