LAFAYETTE, Ind. - A driver had to be extricated from his vehicle after a high-speed crash Saturday afternoon on northbound Interstate 65 near Lafayette.
Indiana State Police say a white 2005 Volvo semi, driven by Semir Prijic of Skokie, rear-ended another semi truck near mile-marker 155.
Prijic had to be extricated from the cab of the truck, state police said. He was flown to Indianapolis with serious injuries.
The driver of the other semi was not injured.
Northbound traffic was closed for approximately 5 hours before it was reopened.