Police have reopened westbound I-80 following a fatal crash Thursday morning.
Illinois State Police said one person was killed in a crash on westbound I-80 near Ridge Road.
According to ISP, a pick-up truck was heading west on I-80 when it struck the back of a semi-trailer that was parked on the shoulder near a rest area. The pick-up truck then bounced back into the roadway, hitting another pick-up truck near mile marker 118.
The passenger in the first pick-up truck was pronounced dead on arrival at Morris Hospital, police said. The driver of both pick-up trucks and the semi were also transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
State police are currently investigating the crash scene.
Immediately following the crash, all westbound lanes were closed at Ridge Road, and traffic was diverted to Route 6 to the south and Route 52 to the north, according to Illinois State Police.
The identity of the person who was killed has not yet been released.