Chicago State University Students March On Dan Ryan To Protest State Budget StalemateStudents from Chicago State University shut down three Chicago expressways on Thursday, when they marched onto the Dan Ryan to protest the impact the state’s budget impasse has had on their school.
Woman Wounded In Dan Ryan Expressway ShootingIllinois State Police shut down the outbound lanes of the expressway for more than an hour while they investigated and searched for evidence.
1 Killed, 11 Wounded In Thursday ShootingsThe fatal shooting happened at 10:25 p.m. the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side. A 17-year-old boy was in the 3100 block of West 41st Place when a white SUV drove by and someone inside fired shots.
Man Grazed In Shooting On Dan Ryan ExpresswayThe male, whose age was not immediately known, was in a vehicle on southbound I-94 near 75th Street at 12:10 a.m. when he suffered a graze wound to the shoulder, according to Illinois State Police.
State Police: SUV Going At Least 118MPH Before Fiery Dan Ryan WreckIllinois State Police said the SUV involved in a fiery fatal crash on the Dan Ryan Expressway earlier this week was going more than 110 miles per hour.
Two Killed In Fiery Crash On Dan Ryan Feeder RampThe single-vehicle crash happened at 11:22 p.m. on the Chinatown feeder ramp from the inbound Dan Ryan, according to Illinois State Police.
Kennedy Expressway Ranked Worst Bottleneck In U.S.Anyone who has used the Kennedy Expressway at rush hour knows how bad the traffic can be, so it should come as no big surprise that it has been ranked as the worst bottleneck in the country.
Two Critically Injured In Wrong-Way Driver Accident On Dan Ryan Two people have been critically injured in a head-on collision involving a wrong-way driver on the Dan Ryan Expressway Sunday afternoon, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
Lane, Ramp Reductions Scheduled On Eisenhower Starting FridayA new traffic configuration on the outbound Eisenhower Expressway west of the Kennedy Expressway will start Friday as part of a project to reconstruct the Jane Byrne Interchange.
Dan Ryan Lanes Reopen After Semi JackknifesThe semi jackknifed on inbound I-94 near 63rd Street about 3:15 a.m., according to Illinois State Police. The driver suffered “minor injuries” but was not taken to a hospital.
16 Shot In Chicago Since Friday NightMost recently, a man was shot while riding in a vehicle in the Heart of Chicago neighborhood. The 24-year-old was a passenger in the front seat of a vehicle traveling eastbound in the 2100 block of West Cullerton about 3:25 a.m. when another male walked up and shot him, police said.
Shooting On Dan Ryan Is 27th On Expressways This YearThe Dan Ryan expressway is now back open after Illinois state police closed part of the expressway when someone shot at a tow truck.