By Stephanie Pawlowski
EMDEN - An overturned livestock truck blocked a portion of I-155 in Logan County early this morning for a few hours.
State Police said Ryan Laughead, 30 of of Chrisman, Ill. was driving north on 155 near Emden just after 1:30 a.m. when they said he got distracted and drove off the right side of the road into a ditch.
Police said Laughead tried to drive back onto the road, but overturned the truck and landed on its side, blocking both northbound lanes. The livestock wasn't injured and was loaded onto another truck. Laughead was ticketed with improper lane use.