Rollover crash stops traffic and causes injuries

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TOLONO, Ill. (WAND)  - An accident took place on Interstate 57 northbound about 12:50 p.m. The wreck shutdown the northbound lanes of the highway between Pesotum and Tolono.

A Suburban rolled over resulting in injuries. Emergency responders requested for people to avoid the area during the work.

All lanes of traffic were re-opened at 1:50 P.M.. 

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The driver was traveling northbound on I-57  when his rear tire blew, causing the driver to lose control of his vehicle. The vehicle skidded to the right ditch where it rolled several times before coming to rest on the passenger side of the vehicle.

The driver and all passengers were out of the vehicle when medical arrived but were transported to Carle Hospital for minor injuries.

The driver and front seat passenger were wearing their seatbelts and the children were in safety restraints.

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