1 dead in Tri-State Tollway accident

March 1, 2012 2:13:15 PM PST
A man was killed in a crash on the Tri-State Tollway in north suburban Wadsworth.

It happened around 8 p.m. Wednesday night on I-94 near Russell Road near the Wisconsin border.

Police say the car was traveling north when it crossed all lanes of traffic and hit a semi-truck.

The impact sent the car over the median into oncoming traffic where it was hit by a second truck.

The car's driver was treated for non-life threatening injuries, but the passenger died. The truck drivers were not hurt.