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Eisenhower Expressway

The Circle Interchange joins the Kennedy, Dan Ryan and Eisenhower Expressways just west of downtown Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

Circle Interchange Overhaul Set To Begin

To reduce congestion, construction was launched Wednesday on a four-year, $475 million construction project, which Quinn’s office says will create thousands of jobs.

07/17/2013

A minivan burns after crashing on the Eisenhower Expressway on May 29, 2013. (Credit: Captured News)

Driver Arrested For DUI After Fiery Crash On Eisenhower

A woman has been arrested for drunk driving, after she escaped serious injury when her car burst into flames following a crash on the Eisenhower Expressway overnight.

05/29/2013

The Circle Interchange joins the Kennedy, Dan Ryan and Eisenhower Expressways just west of downtown Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

State Seeking To Rebuild Circle Interchange To Ease Congestion

Relief could be on the way for commuters frustrated by the consistent gridlock they face on the Circle Interchange just west of downtown.

CBS Chicago–03/29/2013

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1 Dead, 3 Critically Injured In Eisenhower Crash

The Cook County Medical Examiner says a Carol Stream woman died in the multi-car crash that shut down the Eisenhower Expressway for several hours this morning.

02/24/2013

Three accidents -- one of them fatal -- on the Eisenhower Expressway on Sept. 22, 2012, forced police to close part of the expressway while they investigated. (Credit: CBS)

3 Accidents On I-290 Leave One Person Dead

Three accidents — one fatal — brought traffic to a standstill Saturday night on the Eisenhower Expressway.

09/23/2012

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Man Rides Bike Down Ramp To Blue Line Stop, Ends Up On Tracks

A man decided to ride his bicycle down the ramp that leads to the platform at a CTA Blue Line stop, and he ended up on the tracks.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2012

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Suspects Chased Over Blue Line Tracks, Across Ike

Two Chicago men suspected of armed robbery were arrested early Monday following a foot chase across the Blue Line train tracks and the Eisenhower Expressway, police said.

07/17/2012

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19 Injured When SUV Hits Party Bus On Eisenhower

Nineteen people were injured early Tuesday when a sport-utility vehicle crashed into a party bus on the Eisenhower Expressway, near the Illinois Medical District.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2012

Eisenhower Expressway

Report: IDOT Weighing Reconfiguring Left-Lane Exit, Entrance Ramps On Eisenhower

If you drive the Eisenhower Expressway, you know how confusing the left-lane exits and entrances at either end of Oak Park can be.

CBS Chicago–06/11/2012

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Ike Biker Thrown Onto Kennedy In Fatal Crash

A biker was killed when he was thrown from his motorcycle on the Eisenhower Expressway and landed on the Kennedy Expressway Tuesday night at the Circle Interchange in the South Loop, police said.

05/22/2012

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Woman Killed In Rollover Crash On Eisenhower Expressway

A 40-year-old woman was killed in a rollover crash on the Eisenhower Expressway early Sunday morning.

CBS Chicago–05/20/2012

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Congress Parkway Bridge Finally Reopens

The work is done at last. Congress Parkway fully reopened Tuesday morning.

CBS Chicago–05/15/2012

Visible chunks of the concrete facade are missing from the Independence Boulevard overpass over the Eisenhower Expressway, after two cars were damaged by falling concrete on May 14, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

2 Cars Damaged By Falling Concrete On Eisenhower

Two cars were damaged by falling concrete on the Eisenhower Expressway on Monday.

CBS Chicago–05/14/2012

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Two Rescued From Car Fire Following Ike Crash

Two people were rescued from a car that caught fire after it went through a fence and struck a tree on the Eisenhower Expressway (I-290) Sunday morning.

03/25/2012

Diana Paz, left, with her sister Maria Paz. (Family Photo)

Family Of Woman Who Walked Onto Eisenhower Sues State Police

A lawsuit is being filed Thursday against Illinois State Police and the Village of Westchester for the handling of a woman’s drunken driving arrest last September.

CBS Chicago–03/15/2012

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Billboard Along Eisenhower Links Hot Dogs To ‘Butt Cancer’

If you’re driving down the Eisenhower Expressway on the city’s West Side, you might do a double take as you pass a new billboard featuring a dire warning about “butt cancer.”

CBS Chicago–03/13/2012

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Two Seriously Injured While Street Racing On Eisenhower

Two people were seriously injured after being ejected from a car that was street racing on the Eisenhower Expressway in west suburban Berkeley Saturday night.

02/26/2012

Eisenhower Expressway  (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Four Hurt In Eisenhower Wreck

Four people were injured — two critically — in a Saturday afternoon crash on the Eisenhower Expressway on the West Side.

02/18/2012

Daniel C. Clark, 32, of Chicago, is charged with one count each of aggravated DUI involving death and aggravated DUI involving great bodily harm in a crash that killed a person who was sitting in an Illinois State Police car on the Eisenhower Expressway. A state trooper was also hurt in the crash.

$1M Bond In DUI Crash That Killed Passenger, Hurt Trooper

A Chicago man charged with DUI after allegedly crashing into a parked State Police car, killing a civilian keeping warm inside after a crash, was ordered held on $1 million Sunday in DuPage County.

02/12/2012

Daniel C. Clark, 32, faces one count of aggravated DUI involving death and one count of aggravated DUI involving great bodily harm for a crash that killed another motorist and injured an Illinois State Police trooper. (Credit: DuPage County Sheriff's Office)

Driver Charged For Crash That Killed A Man, Injured State Trooper

Officials filed charges against a motorist accused of killing a man and hurting an Illinois State Police trooper Saturday in a wreck on the Eisenhower Expressway in west suburban Addison.

02/11/2012

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