CUMBERLAND COUNTY, IL-(Effingham Radio)- One person was injured in an accident that occurred on Sunday morning.
According to a report from the Illinois State Police, the accident occurred on I-70 westbound at milepost 113 at 7:43am.
The report states that a semi tractor-trailer being driven by 41 year old, Latina Allen, of Indianapolis and a semi tractor-trailer being driven by 51 year old, Surinder Gill, of Fontana, California were traveling westbound on I-70.
The Allen vehicle was stopped in traffic due to a previous crash.
The Gill vehicle then failed to reduce speed and struck the rear of the Allen vehicle.
Allen was taken by ambulance to Regional Hospital in Terre Haute, Indiana.
Gill was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.