Stolen Car Crashes into Semi on I-80

Two people were taken to Silver Cross Hospital after a crash west of South La Grange Road in Mokena at about 12:25 p.m. State police say the car was stolen from Joliet.

Police are investigating a crash involving a car stolen from Joliet and a semi-truck on Interstate 80 Saturday afternoon.

Two people from the car were taken to Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox, according to Illinois State Police. At least one person in the car was male. Police did not have details about the identity of either person early Saturday afternoon.

For an unknown reason, the stolen car crashed into the back of the semi at about 12:25 p.m., about one-half mile west of South La Grange Road on I-80, police said.

The driver of the semi was not hurt.

Check back with Patch as more details become available.

Fester Bestertester May 18, 2013 at 10:49 PM
ha ha ha ha ha haaaa
joe ziganto May 18, 2013 at 11:49 PM
too bad we are living in a civilized society where they will be treated for injuries, released from jail, and do it again, all at taxpayer expense.
boozer mcgee May 19, 2013 at 01:19 PM
As long as America remains civilized in the way it treats its criminals, do not expect to see any decline in crime!
john May 19, 2013 at 06:04 PM
It good to hear no1 lost they life
gary May 19, 2013 at 08:07 PM
Herc May 19, 2013 at 09:34 PM
They just needed a joy ride!
Raymond Clifford May 20, 2013 at 06:18 AM
Was watching the Blues Brothers and it hit me why their is so much emphasis on the Police Blotter activity! THIS is the home of the infamous(AND Famous)Joliet Prison! I had forgotten. Later.
Lois norman May 20, 2013 at 02:19 PM
The same people that stole my moms purse at the Jewell on Jefferson St in Joliet. See what karma gets you?
chigirl May 20, 2013 at 02:19 PM
GlockG22Shoots40s May 20, 2013 at 03:14 PM
Love Karma.... Mom's OK?


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