Deputy injured in Morgan County crash

MORGAN COUNTY, Ill. (WAND) – A deputy injured in a crash on the side of an interstate road has recovered.

Video from the Sept. 13 scene, which can be watched below, shows traffic moving in the left-hand lane to avoid fire engines and squad cars on the right-hand shoulder of Interstate 72 in Morgan County. Several drivers hit their brakes quickly before a truck appears to crash into a car in front of it.

Responders at the scene were there to help after a tractor trailer rollover crash.

The deputy injured in the traffic crash has fully recovered.

Troopers with Illinois State Police District 9 are reminding people to slow down and change lanes to avoid responders on the side of the road.