Semi driver dies after 5-vehicle crash shuts down I-80 near New Lenox

A New York truck driver died and four others were hurt in a multiple-vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon on Interstate 80 near southwest suburban New Lenox.The fatality was identified as Sukhwinder Singh, 28, of Bellerose, New York, Illinois State Police said Thursday.Singh was driving a semi in the center lane about 4:24 p.m. Wednesday when he failed to stop for traffic ahead and rear-ended a semi, state police said. The impact caused both trucks to veer left, hitting a third semi.The crash happened on westbound I-80 east of I-355.

The first semi caught fire and the second rolled over, state police said. The third semi hit another vehicle, which in turn collided with a fifth vehicle.Singh was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries and later pronounced dead, state police said. The other four drivers were also taken to hospitals and their injuries were not considered life threatening.

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