All lanes reopen after Tri-State Tollway crash

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All lanes of the Tri-State Tollway have reopened following a crash Tuesday morning in the southwest suburbs.

The crash involving three commercial vehicles occurred in the northbound lanes of I-294 at milepost 19 near Hickory Hills about 8:50 a.m., according to a statement from Illinois State Police.

Minor injuries were reported from the crash and all lanes were temporarily closed, but have since reopened, state police said.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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