CHICAGO (CBS)– A tow truck driver is in critical condition after he was struck by a car while changing a tire on the Stevenson Expressway.
According to Illinois State Police, a semi-truck was pulled over on the northbound right shoulder at Cicero and the tow truck driver was responding. Police said the tow truck driver was out of his vehicle when he was truck by the car.
The incident took place just before 3 a.m. Monday.
The driver of the car that struck the tow truck driver was also taken to the hospital with minor injuries.
Two northbound right lanes are closed. Delays are beginning at First Avenue.
This is a developing story.