Semi Tractor Trailer Shuts Down Scott And Ohio For 6 Hours

The area of Scott and Ohio was closed for 6 hours in Joliet on Monday. A semitractor trailer hit the overpass at Irving which caused the closure. It happened at 11am and the area was not opened until 5:30pm. No one was injured. It took time to get the tractor trailer out so as not to cause any further damage. Plus the overpass had to be inspected. Joliet police confirm all is open and the overpass is secure. It’s one of the older railroad bridges in the area, dating back to 1923 according to the Joliet Police Department.


Joliet’s Route 66 Stadium Facelift Complete Three Arrested in Connection with Toddler Shot in Joliet Romeoville’s Police Department Shares Report On Mayor’s DUI Arrest Joliet Public Library receives 2018 ALA Excellence in Library Programming Award Shorewood HUGS Donates to Forest Preserve District for K-9 Care Demolition Continues On The Old Silver Cross Hospital In Joliet