Semi Driver Injured in Williamson County After Overturning on I-57

WILLIAMSON CO. – A semi driver is recovering after involvement in a single-vehicle crash around 6:45 a.m. on northbound I-57 in Williamson County.

According to Illinois State Police, 48-year-old David D. Hahn of Mt. Olive was traveling north in his semi on I-57 at milepost 53 in Marion when, for an unknown reason, he left the roadway to the right, overcorrected and overturned in the northbound lanes of traffic.

Hahn was hauling steel pipes when the crash happened, which were scattered across the northbound I-57 lanes.

Hahn was taken to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. No further information is currently available.