Fatal I-294 Truck Accident Near Hinsdale-Western Springs Border

There was a fatal truck accident early Tuesday morning (May 10, 2016) on I-294 near the border of Hinsdale and Western Springs.

According to the Illinois State Police, the accident happened at approximately  2:30 a.m. as a southbound UPS semi truck lost control for a currently unknown reason and struck a center median.

The UPS truck driver was identified as Glen D. Dantuma, 61, of Hartford, Wisconsin.  He was taken to pronounced dead after being taken to Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal truck accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the May 10, 2016 Chicago Tribune article titled “UPS driver killed in crash on I-294” as well as the May 10 fox6now article titled “Hartford semi driver killed in crash in Chicago suburb of Hinsdale.”

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