NORTHBROOK—Northbrook Fire and Police responded to the area of Willow Road and Shermer Road on August 31 for a garbage truck that had rolled over.
Upon arrival, crews found a garbage truck on its side under the railroad bridge at Shermer and Willow Roads. The driver of the truck was transported to a local hospital in stable condition as fire crews remained on the scene until the truck was up righted.
Union Pacific railroad personnel were on the scene confirming the bridge was structurally sound and safe.
The vehicle and rail traffic was diverted for approximately 2 hours.
From the Village of Northbrook