Rollover Truck Crash Traps Driver at Route 53 and Interstate 90, Schaumburg


VIDEO: Rollover truck crash required extrication to free driver at the expressway ramp from northbound Route 53 to eastbound Interstate 90.

Schaumburg police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 11:57 AM Monday to a rollover truck crash 42.055029,-88.027453 (Route 53 and Interstate 90 Schaumburg, IL). Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that a semi-dump truck was involved in a rollover crash. Initially the crash was reported to be on an eastbound ramp, but firefighters confirmed the crash was on the ramp from northbound Route 53 to eastbound Interstate 90.

Schaumburg firefighter crews on arrival reported a truck on its side with the driver trapped and injured. Schaumburg firefighter/paramedics immediately went to work with extrication tools and extricated the driver within about 10 minutes.

A second ambulance was requested to the scene, but there was no word on whether there was a second victim.

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