Illinois State Police

Serious Injuries Reported in Crash Involving IDOT Snow Plow in South Holland

Serious injuries were reported in a crash involving an Illinois Department of Transportation snow plow early Friday in south suburban South Holland. 

Troopers responded to the two-vehicle crash at 2:41 a.m. at the intersection of Woodlawn Avenue and 162nd Place, according to Illinois State Police. 

Three people were injured, including the snow plow driver, state police said. At least one of the people suffered serious injuries, and all three were taken to hospitals for treatment. Their ages and genders weren’t known. 

Detectives were investigating whether alcohol was a factor in the crash, state police said. 

Eastbound and westbound traffic was shut down in the area.

More details weren’t immediately available.

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