Skip to content

3-Car Accident on I-72 Causes Traffic Jam

A three-car accident tied up traffic early Monday, October 7th between 6th Street and MacArthur Boulevard in Springfield. The accident occurred when an 89-year-old man from Springfield entered the highway in the wrong direction and struck two vehicles head-on. The man is still in the hospital.

He crashed into a 45-year-old woman, who was treated for non-life-threatening injuries. The individuals in the third vehicle were not hurt, and the highway opened again shortly after 10:00 am.

Submitted Comments

No Comments submitted yet. Sharing your story will help others!

We are listening

We will respond to you at lightning speed. All of your information will be kept confidential.

Form successfully submitted!