I-55 southbound in Livingston County closed due to heavy snow and multiple collisions involving multiple vehicles.
Interstate 55 southbound near Route 47 is closed between the Gardner and Dwight exits.
The Illinois State Police stated that there are multiple crashes along this stretch. One of the crashes involved extrication from a six-vehicle pileup.
Heavy snow is reported in the area.
Illinois State Police are urging motorists to slow down.