Crash involving three semis closes westbound I-44 in Springfield
A crash involving three semis closed westbound I-44 near Kearney Street Wednesday night.
Troopers responded to the crash around 8:30 p.m.
Police say traffic was slowing because of an earlier crash when the driver of one semi hit into two other semis. Crews rescued a driver and a passenger inside one of the semis. Emergency crews rushed them to the hospital.