Crash diverts traffic in NB lanes of I-55 at Lorenzo Rd.

July 17, 2013 4:15:35 PM PDT
Emergency crews are on the scene of a serious accident on I-55, south of I-80, near Wilmington in the Southwest Suburbs.

Chopper7HD was over the scene of the northbound lanes of I-55 near Lorenzo Road. Police say the accident involves three semi-trucks and three other vehicles. This is just south of a construction zone on I-55.

One person suffered serious injuries and has been transported to a hospital via a medical helicopter. Traffic is being diverted from northbound I-55 to River Road East to Route 53.