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Major Backup After Accident On Chicago Skyway

Motorists on the Chicago Skyway can expect major delays this afternoon after an accident blocked all outbound lanes.


A wrong-way driver crashed her vehicle into a semi truck on the Chicago Skyway early Thursday. (Credit: NVP News video)

Wrong-Way Driver Crashes Into Semi On Skyway

A wrong-way driver collided with a semi early Thursday on the Chicago Skyway (I-90), spilling diesel fuel and closing all southbound lanes for more than an hour on the South Side.


A car crashed into a concrete barrier wall along the Racine Avenue on-ramp on the Eisenhower Expressway, after going the wrong way in the eastbound lanes of the expressway. (Credit: NVP Video)

Wrong-Way Drivers Caught On Eisenhower, Dan Ryan Expressway

Illinois State Police said they believe alcohol was a factor in two incidents of wrong-way driving on Chicago expressways overnight.


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Four Hurt In Wrong-Way Crash On Chicago Skyway

A 25-year-old man has been cited for driving the wrong way on the Chicago Skyway, after a head-on crash with a pickup truck Thursday morning that sent four people to hospitals.


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Off-Duty Cop Killed In Skyway Crash

Chicago police are dealing with the loss of one of their own, an off-duty officer was killed Friday night, after her vehicle flipped on the Skyway at 10:40 p.m. Friday.


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Fares To Rise On Skyway, CTA And Metra In 2013

The cost of traveling into Chicago will jump next year — be it by bus, rail or car.


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Chicago Skyway Ramp Reopens

All lanes on the Chicago Skyway reopened Wednesday morning after a construction crew damaged the interchange near the Dan Ryan Expressway (I-94) early Tuesday, according to Illinois State Police.


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Skyway Ramp Damaged, Entrance To Dan Ryan Closed

The Chicago Skyway inbound entrance ramp to the Dan Ryan Expressway (I-94) will be closed all day Tuesday after an overnight construction crew damaged the interchange.


Chicago Police Officer Edward Pakula discusses performing CPR to save the life of a 21-month-old boy, after the boy's parents flagged Pakula down along the Chicago Skyway on July 28, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Chicago Cop: Saving Toddler’s Life ‘Overwhelming’

The police officer who saved a toddler’s life yesterday is telling his story.

CBS Chicago–07/29/2012

(File photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Cop Credited For Saving Baby’s Life On Skyway

A police officer is credited for saving the life of a 21-month-old boy who stopped breathing Saturday afternoon while his family was driving on the Chicago Skyway.


Cars were damaged by rock throwers on the Skyway on Wednesday night. (CBS)

Two Teens Charged For Throwing Rocks At Cars On Skyway

Two teenage boys were charged Thursday night after they allegedly threw rocks at vehicles on the Chicago Skyway and caused authorities to close the toll road for more than two hours.


The windshield of this car was apparently damaged by rocks while driving on the Chicago Skyway on May 9, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Several Cars Damaged By Rock Throwers On Skyway

Police said they were talking with two “people of interest” after several vehicles were damaged on the Chicago Skyway late Wednesday by thrown rock as they entered the highway on the Far South Side.

CBS Chicago–05/09/2012

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Activists Want End To Skyway Privatization

Community activists held a news conference outside the Chicago Skyway Sunday, calling for an end to privatization.

CBS Chicago–06/20/2011

The changing of the guard in Chicago was evident on the Skyway Monday after Rahm Emanuel was sworn in. (CBS/Captured News)

Emanuel To City Workers: Stop Slapping My Name On Signs

Mayor Emanuel said he doesn’t want city employees wasting time and money putting up signs that bear his name.


The changing of the guard in Chicago was evident on the Skyway Monday after Rahm Emanuel was sworn in. (CBS/Captured News)

City’s Signs Change To Read ‘Mayor Emanuel’

Only about an hour into Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s term, the signs on the Chicago Skyway were being replaced with his name.

CBS Chicago–05/16/2011