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.
Weekend Closures For Byrne Interchange Work To Begin Aug. 21IDOT warns motorists to expect delays when driving through the interchange during the weekends of Aug 21-23, Aug 28-30, Sept. 25-27 and Oct. 16-18.
Semi Hauling Powdered Milk Jackknifes On Dan RyanA semi truck carrying 42,000 pounds of powdered milk jackknifed on the Dan Ryan Expressway Thursday morning, blocking the ramp to 47th Street for about an hour during the morning commute.
Dan Ryan Attack Latest In Major Uptick In Expressway ShootingsThree people suffered minor injuries early Friday, when someone in another vehicle shot up their car on the Dan Ryan Expressway, the 19th shooting so far this year on Chicago area expressways, matching last year's total for the entire year.
3 Killed, 8 Wounded In Shootings Since Thursday AfternoonThree men were killed and at least eight other people were wounded in shootings across Chicago between Thursday afternoon and early Friday, police said.
Shooting On Dan Ryan Expressway Leaves Three WoundedIllinois State Police shut down the outbound lanes of the expressway for more than three hours after someone drove up next to another vehicle, and fired several shots near 57th Street around 1:10 a.m.
Construction Prompts Overnight Closures On Eisenhower, Dan RyanConstruction will prompt a string of overnight closures on the Eisenhower and Dan Ryan expressways from Saturday night until early Tuesday.
Shots Fired At Moving Semi On Kennedy ExpresswayIllinois State Police said, around 2:50 a.m., a passenger in a gold Chevrolet Impala fired shots at a semi-tractor trailer headed north on the Dan Ryan Expressway near Monroe Street.
More Lane Closures As Byrne Interchange Reconstruction Ramps UpAll the long-term traffic restrictions for the next phase of a $475 million reconstruction project have gone into effect, as crews begin 16 months of work on a new flyover connecting the northbound Dan Ryan Expressway to the westbound Eisenhower Expressway.
Byrne Interchange Overhaul To Create New Headaches For DriversMotorists who drive along the Jane Byrne Interchange might want to find a new way to get where they’re going starting next week, thanks to a project that will increase traffic for more than a year.
Major Work On 16-Month Jane Byrne Interchange Project To Start March 7Drivers approaching the Jane Byrne Interchange — now one of the nation’s worst bottlenecks — will face a spaghetti bowl of detours and reduced lanes for more than a year after construction begins March 7 on a flyover bridge.