There was a fatal “wrong-way driver” accident early this morning (August 8, 2015) on Interstate 55 (I-55) near Bolingbrook.
Details concerning this fatal “wrong-way driver” crash appear limited at this time. However, according to the Illinois State Police it appears that one car was heading in the northbound lane in the wrong direction.
The accident happened at approximately 2:50 a.m.
Both drivers died as a result of the crash.
Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the August 8, 2015 nbcchicago.com article (with video) titled “Two Dead in Wrong-Way Crash on I-55 Near Bolingbrook” as well as the August 8 Bolingbrook Patch article titled “Fatal Crash On I-55 Near Bolingbrook.”
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