Second Semi-Trailer Truck Rollover This Week at Route 53, I-90 Interchange

Daily Herald video: Men recover dairy products through the roof of a semi-trailer while Hillside Towing tows away tractor trailer.

A semi-trailer truck carrying dairy products rolled over on the ramp from northbound Route 53 to westbound Interstate 90 between Schaumburg and Rolling Meadows at about 3 p.m. Thursday. Traffic delays were reported just before rush hour.
Illinois State Police are investigating.

The accident is the second accident this week at the same interchange after a semi-trailer truck hauling paper rolled over on the northbound 53 ramp to eastbound Interstate 90. The driver of that truck was injured and trapped in the vehicle. Schaumburg Fire Department were involved in about a thirty minute extrication procedure to remove the injured driver from the truck cab.


Video of extrication operations by Schaumburg Fire Department for a truck driver that was trapped in his truck after it rolled on its side on the Route 53 northbound ramp to eastbound Interstate 90.