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Lanes reopened on Edens after semi-truck crash

The Edens Expressway was closed both directions Friday night after semi-truck crashed inmedian. / phofrom NVP News.

The Edens Expressway was closed in both directions Friday night after a semi-truck crashed into the median. / photo from NVP News.

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Updated: October 19, 2013 11:46AM

The Edens Expressway reopened early Saturday after being closed for more than three hours because a semi hauling potatoes crashed into the median and flipped into oncoming traffic.

The truck was travelling south near Dempster Street about 9:10 p.m. Friday when it crashed and flipped over into northbound traffic, Illinois State Police said.

The driver suffered minor injuries.

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