Driver struck I-43 Plainfield Curve median, seriously hurt

A driver suffered serious injuries after striking the median wall on I-43 northbound in the Plainfield Curve, sheriff's officials said Sunday, Oct. 10.

It happened just before the Howard Avenue off-ramp.

According to MCSO, the driver was out of the vehicle when first responders arrived and was being treated at the scene, with a full freeway closure initiated. Vehicles traveling north are exiting at Layton Avenue and vehicles traveling east are exiting at 27th Street.

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The circumstances leading to the crash are under investigation.


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