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One person was injured in a single vehicle rollover accident that occurred on Interstate 55 around 7 a.m. Thursday.

The Braceville Fire Protection District said the driver of the vehicle for unknown reasons went into the median, hit the cables, and came to a rest after rolling over.

The female driver was able to escape from the burning vehicle and was transported to Morris Hospital.

Southbound lanes of Interstate 55 were backed up for a few miles.

The Coal City and Braidwood Fire Departments assisted at the scene.

The Illinois State Police is investigating the incident.