I-70 access ramp from I-57 closed

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Illinois State Police in Effingham advise the access ramp to Interstate 70 westbound from I-57 northbound is temporarily closed (at tri-level south of Effingham) due to a crash.

The accident involved a non-hazardous material carrying tanker.  Driver injury is reported.

Traffic is still able to pass through on I-57 northbound and access to I-70 westbound is still available from I-57 southbound split.

At this time, the closure is expected to extend for an estimated 5 hours.

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