CHAMPAIGN – One person was taken to the hospital following a crash on Interstate 74 Thursday.
Illinois State Police say the crash happened at 12:30 p.m. in the eastbound lanes of I-74 near the 181-mile marker. That’s between the Prospect Avenue and Neil Street exits.
According to police, a white Pontiac Grand Am was traveling east on the entrance ramp when the driver lost control and went across the lanes and underneath a semi-truck. The car bounced off the semi and rolled over in a ditch.
The driver of the Pontiac was taken to the hospital to be treated. It’s not clear how serious those injuries were. The driver of the semi was not injured.