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Semi rollover sends 4-year-old to hospital


A 4-year-old was sent to the hospital after a semi accident on Interstate 80.

Todd Blythe, 34, of Sterling, Ill. was driving east on Interstate 80 when he drove onto the shoulder and hit a guard cable.

While trying to correct himself, he rolled his semi tractor on its side. The vehicle slid into the ditch.

Blythe's 4 year-old son was riding in the vehicle and had to be taken to the hospital. He was checked for injuries and released.

The driver was charged with two traffic offenses - lane violation and failure to secure child.


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