Tragic Collision on Tri-State Tollway Claims Life of Semi-Truck Driver

By | August 5, 2023



A fatal collision on the inbound Tri-State Tollway near Hazel Crest, IL resulted in the death of a semitruck driver. The semitrailer collided with another vehicle and hit a concrete median. The driver of the other vehicle sustained injuries and was taken to a local hospital. The cause of the crash is currently unknown and the investigation is ongoing. Police accident Reports (888) 657-1460 reported

A devastating collision occurred on the inbound Tri-State Tollway near Hazel Crest, Illinois, resulting in the tragic death of a semi-truck driver. The incident took place on the morning of Friday, August 4th, 2023, close to 167th Street in this southern suburb of Illinois. According to the Illinois State Police, the semi-trailer was traveling northbound when it collided with another vehicle and ultimately crashed into a concrete median. Regrettably, the semi-truck driver, identified as Carlos Inigo, aged 59, was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the other vehicle sustained injuries and was promptly transported to a nearby hospital for medical treatment. At present, the state police have not disclosed the potential cause of the crash, and their investigation into the matter is still ongoing. It is crucial to note that the information provided in this report is sourced from secondary sources and has not been independently verified by Local accident Reports. Therefore, if you possess personal knowledge that contradicts the details presented here, kindly reach out to Local accident Reports to rectify any inaccuracies or request the removal of the story. Please bear in mind that this information is intended to serve as a resource for the general public in the unfortunate event of a similar incident causing injury to oneself or a family member. Every effort is made to honor accident victims, and it is our sincere hope that the information shared can aid others in preventing similar accidents in the future. Lastly, the accompanying image does not accurately represent the actual accident scene. Should you require legal assistance, please contact Local accident Reports at (888) 657-1460 to be connected with a qualified attorney in your area who can address any legal queries you may have..