One person was airlifted to University Hospitals, Iowa City, for serious injuries following a roll-over crash Thursday afternoon in East Moline.
The Illinois State Police said in a news release that a truck tractor semi-trailer was driving on the ramp from Interstate 80 East to Interstate 88 East around 1:10 p.m. when it crossed over the left shoulder of the roadway and rolled onto the driver’s side.
The driver and sole occupant, who was not identified Thursday, was extricated from the truck and flown to Iowa City by Med Force, according to the release.
Traffic on eastbound I-88 was shut down briefly for Med Force, according to the release.
Charges are pending.
East Moline fire and police and the Illinois Department of Transportation also assisted at the scene.