An Illinois State Police Trooper was injured in a two-vehicle accident early this morning on I-64. The Illinois State Police report that an unidentified trooper had just made an D.U.I arrest and was seated in his squad car filling out paperwork when it was struck in the rear by another vehicle. The trooper, the arrestee and the driver at fault were taken to a St. Louis area hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. Both suspects have been charged with D.U.I.
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