Milk Tanker, SUV, Car Crash on Southbound 53, North of Kirchoff

Rolling Meadows Fire Department and Illinois State Police responded just before 8:00 a.m. Saturday to a crash between a Toyota Highlander, a Mazda and a tanker truck carrying milk. The three vehicles were southbound on Illinois Route 53 when the driver of the Toyota Highlander suddenly attempted to lane change from the center lane toward an exit. A Mazda sedan swerved to avoid the Highlander and hit the tanker truck, which tipped over. Minor injuries to the Mazda driver and truck driver. No injuries to the Highlander driver, who was charged with improper lane usage.