1 injured in single-vehicle crash

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MONTGOMERY COUNTY - Illinois State Police say one man was injured in a single vehicle crash on I-55 in Montgomery County Thursday afternoon.

Authorities say the crash happened near mile post 67 at about 12:58 p.m.  According to the preliminary investigation, a 2012 Ford was traveling southbound on I-55 when it left the roadway and struck the end of a guardrail.  The driver was transported to St. John's Hospital for treatment of injuries sustained in the crash.

ISP officials say both lanes of traffic were temporarily closed after the accident, but have since been reopened.  This crash remains under investigation.  We will provide more details as they become available.

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