Greensburg Fire Chief Scott Chasteen told the Daily News two westbound semis on I-74 collided, sending one off the north side of the interstate at about the 130 ½ mile marker, near Frontage Road.
The cab of the truck caught fire and was destroyed by flames during the course of the accident.
The cab was briefly airborne before coming to rest in a ditch, a press release from the Decatur County Sheriff's Department
EMS personnel found the driver outside of the cab.
Chief Chasteen said it could not be determined whether the driver crawled from the wreckage or had been ejected.
The second semi was also damaged in the collision and had to be removed from the scene, Chasteen
said the Greensburg
Fire Department (GFD) had the fire mostly extinguished within about 10 minutes of their arrival on scene.
A portion of I-74 was shut down as fire crews battled the blaze, Chasteen