Bus Accident on I-55, Multiple Injuries Reported

LITCHFIELD - A double-decker bus has crashed into a concrete bridge pillar on Interstate 55.
Illinois State Police are on the scene of a bus accident along I-55 at mile marker 57.  Multiple injuries are reported. Motorists will need to find an alternate route to avoid delays.  Traffic is currently shut down in both directions. Northbound traffic is being detoured to Frontage road at Exit 60.
The accident happened about 3 miles south of Exit 60, which is the IL-108 interchange or five miles north of Litchfield. WAND has a crew on the way and will bring you more information once it becomes available.
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