A crash involving a semi and motorcycle had police and paramedics rushing to the scene in Tonica.

The 9-1-1 call went out at around 10:20 Friday morning about a semi colliding with a motorcycle near the Casey's General Store in Tonica. A dispatch report mentioned just one rider on the motorcycle. You'll hear more details as they become available.

Meanwhile Thursday evening a semi was gutted by fire in Putnam County.

Firefighters were called to Route 71 near Granville for the blaze.  The driver and a passenger tried unsuccessfully to put the fire out with an extinguisher.  They were not injured.  It’s not yet known what started the fire. 

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