Cleanup of an overturned semi lasted well into Tuesday morning near Lostant.
A 9-1-1 call initially went out just after 11 o’clock Monday night regarding a semi fully engulfed in flames and on its side across both northbound lanes of Interstate 39. The semi was pulling double trailers and is a total loss. Northbound I-39 near Lostant was closed as crews cleaned up the scene.
Despite the severity of the crash, the driver wasn’t injured. The Illinois State Police are handling the investigation.