Alcohol Charges in Pike County Semi Crash
(HULL)—A Roodhouse truck driver faces charges following the crash of his semi late Monday night along I-72 at mile marker 12.
Illinois State Police say a semi operated by 60 year old Gary Lemons of Roodhouse went off the road and into a wooded area. Troopers arrested Lemons for DUI-alcohol, illegal transportation of an alcoholic beverage, improper lane usage, a motor carrier violation of driving while fatigued and operating a commercial motor vehicle under the influence and unlawful possession of alcohol in a CMV.
Lemons was treated for minor injuries at Hannibal Regional Hospital.