Crash closes southbound I-57

August 4, 2008 3:14:56 PM PDT
A crash in the south suburbs involving several vehicles has closed the southbound lanes of I-57. It happened at 159th Street in Markham. Traffic was being routed off of the expressway at the 159th Street exit and then back on the entrance ramp.

State police say there are injuries. The severity of those injuries is unknown.