Identity of Semi-Truck Driver Who Died In I-80 Crash Saturday Released

The Will County Coroner’s office has released the name of the driver of the semi-tractor trailer that collided with another vehicle on I-80 near I-55 on Saturday, Mark L. Booth of Princeton, Illinois.

The crash occurred at approximately 1pm and the driver of the semi-truck was pronounced dead at 1:20pm. The fatal crash happened on the westbound lanes of I-80 at mile marker 126 in Troy Township.  The body of the trucker came to rest in a ravine. The Illinois Police District is handling the investigation.


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