Fatal Lowry Tunnel Crash

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Lowry Tunnel Accident
Two semi trucks and a car were involved in a fatal crash on Interstate 94 in the Lowry Tunnel Wednesday morning.
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Lowry Tunnel Accident
Traffic was brought to a standstill during the morning commute.
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Lowry Tunnel Accident
Cars were stuck in the tunnels until a lane could be cleared to get them out.
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Lowry Tunnel Accident
Car and truck debris can be seen blocking lanes.
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Lowry Tunnel Accident
Traffic at a halt on I-94.
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A view of crews working on the scene.
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A look inside the tunnel. Cop cars can be seen directing traffic around the debris.
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More traffic on I-94.
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Lowry Tunnel Accident
The semi blocked two eastbound lanes of I-94.
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Lowry Tunnel Accident
Eastbound I-94 closed from Interstate 394 to Highway 55 with only one lane open westbound through the tunnel.
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Another view of traffic.
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A close up look at the debris.
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Lowry Tunnel Accident
The driver of a semi died. No one else was injured in the crash.
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Lowry Tunnel Accident
Aerials of traffic on I-94.
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Lowry Tunnel Accident
Aerials of traffic on I-94.
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Lowry Tunnel Accident
Crews cleaning the scene and trying to get the truck off the road.
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Helicopter view of overturned truck.
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Chopper view of overturned semi.
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Helicopter view of semi.
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Motorists were encouraged to find alternate routes.
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Lowry Tunnel Accident
Aerials of traffic on I-94.
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Lowry Tunnel Accident
Traffic can be seen backed up for miles on I-94.
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Lowry Tunnel Accident
Aerials of traffic on I-94.
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Lowry Tunnel Accident
Aerials of traffic on I-94.
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Lowry Tunnel Accident
Traffic on I-94.
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Lowry Tunnel Accident
Trucks attempting to clean up an overturned semi.
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One Comment

  1. Trex says:

    was the driver TEXTING?

    1. Max Power says:

      Yeah he was…..everything that goes wrong in the world is due to Texting & Cell Phones.

  2. Jay says:

    Sincerest sympathy to the family. I was AFRAID this might have been a Toys truck as soon as I saw the detailing on it. Every once in awhile Id see his semi at the stop lights on the northside of town, and wed wave. When you see the same vehicles almost daily it feels like you know them.

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