A mother and her seven children were injured early Sunday in a rollover accident on Interstate 90 in Hoffman Estates.
At around 12:25 a.m., the mother was driving on Interstate 90 near Higgins Road when her 2003 GMC Yukon overturned on the road and landed in a ditch, Illinois State Police said.
All seven children were taken to area hospitals, officials said, adding that four had injuries considered serious or life-threatening.
The mother was also hospitalized and listed in serious condition, state police said.
The lanes on I-90 were closed for investigation around 12:30 p.m. and reopened several hours later.
No other information was immediately available.