6 Car Accident On Illinois I-55 Has Injured 7 People

A six-car accident on Illinois I-55 at Madison Street has injured seven people On Sunday May 8 2011.

Details on the accident are lacking; however, ¬†an excerpt from the August 9 Burr Ridge Patch, in an article titled “I-55 Crash Sends Seven to Hospital” states the following:

A six-car accident and vehicle fire on the northbound lane of I-55 at Madison Street sent seven patients to area hospitals Sunday, according to Tri-State Fire Protection District Fire Chief Michelle Gibson.

Of the injured, two were transported on basic life support and five were transported on advanced life support, said Gibson. Police are investigating the cause of the accident which called on crews from 8 fire departments.