Traffic was backed up Friday morning on the southbound lanes of Interstate 57 after a motorcycle crash.
The crashed happened around 10 a.m. in the southbound lanes of I-57 between West Frankfort and Benton.
At least one motorcycle was involved.
A helicopter landed on the interstate to take someone to the hospital. No word on that person's condition.
Traffic was backed up for miles, but the lanes reopened about 10:50 a.m. and traffic was moving slowly.
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