Semi truck and two vehicles involved in crash near Mascoutah

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MASCOUTAH, IL – An accident involving a semi truck and two vehicles is causing a traffic backup on eastbound I-64 near Mascoutah. Illinois State Police are investigating the crash that may have involved a construction crew. Victims are reported to have minor injuries.

Traffic is backed up in the area. Illinois State Police say there is a traffic backup in the area.  The Illinois Department of Transportation says eastbound I-64 is closed near Rieder Road.  Accident reconstruction crews are expected to be at the scene until 4:30pm.

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