I-57 Crash

Overnight Crash Shuts Down I-57

Interstate 57 was shut down overnight for a dramatic rescue following a crash.

CBS Chicago–06/06/2011

Car Into Carnival

Car Slams Into Carnival Ride Near I-57

A car slammed into a carnival ride in the Morgan Park neighborhood this morning, prompting authorities to shut down an off-ramp on Interstate 57.

CBS Chicago–06/01/2011

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Worker Hurt When Crane Tips On I-57 Bridge

A crane tipped on its side on an overpass over Interstate 57 Monday morning, leaving a construction worker injured.

CBS Chicago–05/09/2011

I-57 Accident

Driver Hits Guardrail, Goes Off Road On I-57

A driver punched through a guardrail and went off the road on Interstate 57 early Monday, but escaped serious injury.

CBS Chicago–03/07/2011

Photo Of A Highway In Winter Whiteout Snow Conditions. (Michael Williams/Getty Images)

Semi Crash Stalls Traffic On I-57

Traffic was stalled on Interstate 57 on Sunday evening after a semi truck ran off the road and crashed in the far south suburbs.


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Car, Semi Crash On I-57

A car and a semi-trailer truck were involved in a crash Monday morning on Interstate 57 near the Halsted Street exit.



Rollover Crash Shuts Down I-57

All southbound lanes of Interstate 57 on the city’s Far South Side are closed early Tuesday following a single-vehicle rollover crash.



1 Dead, 1 Hurt In Alcohol-Fueled I-57 Crash

One man was killed and another critically injured early Saturday after their car sped off the expressway and crashed into a fence and a tree.


A car carrier spun onto its side in icy conditions on Interstate 57. (Credit: CBS)

Ice Blamed For Over Dozen Crashes On I-57

At least 18 separate crashes have been reported on I-57 near I-80 Thursday morning and Illinois State Police are blaming icy conditions.


I-57 Fatal Crash

Man Ejected, Killed In I-57 Rollover

A man was ejected from a vehicle, and another was injured, late Sunday in a fatal rollover crash on Interstate 57 near Flossmoor, Illinois State Police said.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2010

Car Tire

Tire Shatters Windshield On I-57

A stray tire shattered the windshield of a woman’s vehicle on Interstate 57 during the Tuesday morning rush.


File Photo (Scott Olson/ Getty Images)

I-57 Reopened After Rollover Accident

The northbound and southbound lanes of I-57 in the south suburbs have been reopened Sunday morning after a rollover accident in Calumet Park caused a man to be airlifted to the hospital.