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UPDATE: Stretch of Toll Road closed following semi crash

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Drivers can expect some difficulty on the Toll Road near I-94 this afternoon.  Two semi trucks were involved in a crash around noon today.

Indiana State Police say one semi rear-ended another when traffic slowed on the Toll Road just east of the I-94 exit.  The collision caused the double tankers of the front truck to catch on fire.

The driver of the lead truck was taken to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.  The other driver was treated and released at the scene.

Westbound lanes just east of the I-94 exit were closed for more than four hours, but traffic reopened before 5:00pm.

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