LAKE COUNTY, Ind. (WANE) A truck driver was injured after the semi he was driving was blown over on I-65 in northwest Indiana early Monday afternoon.
According to the Indiana State Police, the semi was pulling an empty box trailer in the southbound lanes when at about 12:15 pm the a strong gust of wind lifted the trailer and rolled the entire rig onto the driver’s side. The tractor and trailer then slid across the highway before coming to rest on the grassy embankment.
The driver was taken to a nearby hospital with non-life threatening injuries.