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Black Ice

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Police: Black Ice A Factor In Fatal Crash On Elgin-O’Hare Expressway

A 44-year-old Hanover Park man was killed after he was struck by a vehicle on the Elgin-O’Hare Expressway late Monday, an accident state police are blaming on black ice.

11/13/2012

Icy Road Accident

Icy Roads Blamed For Serious Crashes Across Area

Treacherous, ice-covered roads early Thursday were blamed for numerous serious accidents across the Chicago area.

CBS Chicago–12/29/2011

Spinouts

Dangerous Ice Causes Crashes, Spinouts

Dangerous ice is being blamed for numerous accidents and spinouts on Chicago area roadways.

CBS Chicago–02/22/2011

Photo Of Road Salt On Pavement. (SUFFOLK, UNITED KINGDOM - FEBRUARY 08: A digger digs out grit for the roads at a gritting depot in Suffolk as heavy snow fall sweeps across the country on February 8, 2007 in Suffolk, United Kingdom. (Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Season’s First Black Ice Causes Crashes

It’s a sign of autumn and Chicago is experiencing it for the first time this year. Black ice.

11/15/2010