Dan Ryan Expressway

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Two Hurt In Hit-And-Run Crash On Dan Ryan Expressway

Four vehicles were involved in the crash that happened near 47th Street about 3:30 a.m., including a semitrailer that caused the accident and then drove off, according to Illinois State Police.

11/24/2014

Arley Romero (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Woman’s Hand Amputated In Dan Ryan Crash

Arley Romero was driving too fast when he caused a rollover crash on the southbound Dan Ryan late Friday night, prosecutors said Sunday in Cook County bond court.

11/17/2014

Chicago police and Illinois State Police were investigating, after an unmarked Chicago police squad car was damaged on the Dan Ryan Expressway, possibly by debris or a bullet. (Credit: Roseanne Tellez/CBS)

State Police Investigate Damage To CPD Squad Car On Dan Ryan

State Police spokeswoman Monique Bond said the unmarked squad car was damaged by some type of debris as the car was near the 63rd Street exit, though it was “unclear if the debris was metal, a bullet, a rock, etc.”

10/27/2014

A car with at least three bullet holes on the driver's side could be seen parked near 75th and Eggleston late Friday on the South Side. | Ashlee Rezin/for Sun-Times Media

Male Shot On Dan Ryan Expressway Friday Night

A male was shot while driving on the Dan Ryan Expressway Friday night, according to police.

10/25/2014

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14 Injured In Dan Ryan Crash Involving School Bus

Six children and eight adults suffered minor injuries Monday morning, after a school bus and three other vehicles collided on the Dan Ryan Expressway on the Far South Side.

10/20/2014

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One Killed In Dan Ryan Crash

The crash happened at 7:05 p.m. in the northbound lanes near the 87th Street exit on Interstate 94, an Illinois State Police spokesman said. One person was pronounced dead at the scene.

09/08/2014

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Two Hurt In Dan Ryan Hit-And-Run Crash

The two-car crash happened in the southbound lanes of I-90/94 at 26th Street about 6:30 a.m.

08/12/2014

Firefighters work to clean up an acid spill from a tanker truck near 35th and Wentworth, just down the street from U.S. Cellular Field. (Credit: Illinois Department of Transportation)

Hundreds Of Gallons Of Acid Leaked From Truck Near U.S. Cellular Field

Fire Department crews were sent to 35th Street and Wentworth Avenue around 12:30 p.m., after a tanker truck carrying 3,500 gallons of muriatic acid began leaking its contents.

08/06/2014

A tanker truck flipped on top of a car on the inbound Dan Ryan Expressway near 47th Street on Friday. (Credit: CBS)

3 Hurt When Truck Flips On Top Of Car On Dan Ryan

Three people were hospitalized, and traffic on the inbound Dan Ryan Expressway was backed up to 95th Street, after a tanker truck flipped on its side on top of a car near 47th Street.

08/01/2014

Two suspects believed to have been stealing catalytic converters from cars in Chatham led police on a chase, before crashing near 79th and Vernon. One of the suspects fled on foot onto the Dan Ryan Expressway before he was arrested. (Credit: CBS)

Catalytic Converter Thieves Lead Police On Chase On South Side

At least two people were in custody Friday morning, after leading police on a chase when officers responded to reports of someone stealing the catalytic converter from a car in the Chatham neighborhood.

08/01/2014

Chicago Police Officer Tito Rodriguez (Photo supplied to CBS)

Off-Duty Chicago Police Officer Killed In Motorcycle Crash On Dan Ryan

A mistake turned fatal Sunday afternoon on the Dan Ryan Expressway, when a driver cut off an off-duty police officer who was riding a motorcycle.

07/21/2014

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Stevenson Bridge Repairs To Resume

The bridge deck repairs on the Stevenson Expressway 1-55 (Stevenson Expressway) from I-90/94 (Dan Ryan Expressway) to US 41 (Lake Shore Drive) will resume Monday, July 21 through next week Monday, July 28.

07/21/2014

Jasmine Curry (Family Photo)

Pregnant Mother Of 5 Killed On Dan Ryan Expressway

After losing his first-born daughter and his youngest son to gun violence in less than a year, Pierre Curry said “I’m going to lose my mind.”

07/09/2014

An SUV crashed into another vehicle on the Dan Ryan Expressway late Sunday night, after someone in a third vehicle shot at the SUV in an apparent case of road rage. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Charges Filed In Shooting On Dan Ryan Expressway

A Chicago man has been charged with shooting at an SUV as he was driving on the Dan Ryan Expressway on Sunday night.

06/23/2014

Baby Foot/Shoe (Photo credit: ROBERT SULLIVAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Mom Gives Birth On Dan Ryan Expressway

The mother and father were on their way to Northwestern Memorial Hospital when she went into labor, and they pulled over in the express lanes at 31st Street. She gave birth to a 6 lb, 8 oz. girl.

06/04/2014

An accident involving a truck and a bus carrying special-needs adults. (Credit: Chicago Fire Media)

Crash Halts Dan Ryan Traffic For Hours

A multi-vehicle accident shut down the outbound lanes of the Dan Ryan Expressway Tuesday afternoon.

06/03/2014

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Icy Road Conditions Cause 9-Vehicle Crash On Dan Ryan

A nine-vehicle crash on the Dan Ryan Expressway on the South Side sent four people to the hospital Tuesday morning.

04/15/2014

One person was killed when a car hit a tow truck, then crashed into a wall dividing the Dan Ryan Expressway from the Red Line. The car flipped over during the crash. (Credit: CBS)

Woman Dead In Crash On Dan Ryan

A 25-year-old woman was killed when her car hit a tow truck, then crashed into a wall dividing the Dan Ryan Expressway from the CTA Red Line near 87th Street early Monday morning.

03/24/2014

An off-duty Chicago police officer was killed early Friday after a police chase that started in Calumet Park, police said. (Credit: NVP News video.)

Off-Duty Officer Killed When Van Fleeing Police Hits His Car

An off-duty police officer was killed early Friday, when a speeding van that had been fleeing suburban police slammed into his car on the South Side.

03/14/2014

Emergency vehicles at the scene of a crash involving a school bus and a Megabus, along an entrance ramp near 51st Street on the outbound Dan Ryan Expressway. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

8 Kids, 1 Adult Hurt In Crash On Dan Ryan

Eight children and an adult were taken to hospitals Wednesday morning, after a daycare van, a Megabus, and two cars were involved in a crash on the Dan Ryan Expressway.

03/05/2014

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