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Semi truck accident shuts stretch of 270 EB in Troy IL

TROY, Ill. –  Two tractor-trailer trucks collided on Interstate 270 eastbound in Troy, Illinois on Thursday.

The crash happened at just before 5 a.m. at 270 at 55 and brought morning rush-hour traffic to a virtual standstill.

FOX 2 is on the scene where we see one truck on its side.

We are also hearing reports that at least one vehicle is a tanker truck.

Information is still coming into our newsroom.

FOX2 will update this story as new information becomes available.