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I-88

Illinois State Trooper Douglas Balder (right), and Trooper Kyle Fletcher. (Credit: Steve Miller)

State Trooper Injured In I-88 Crash Among Officers At St. Jude March

2,000 Chicago Police and other law enforcement officers assembled east of Soldier Field for the annual St. Jude March to honor fallen officers.

05/04/2014

Charlotte River Shishkoff was born on the shoulder of I-88 before she was brought to Elmhurst Memorial Hospital on Tuesday. (Credit: Ray Shishkoff)

Mother Gives Birth To Baby Girl Along I-88

Ray Shishkoff was driving his wife, Elizabeth, to Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital after she went into labor, but had to pull over around 4 a.m., when it became clear she couldn’t wait.

04/29/2014

Renato Velasquez (Credit: Illinois State Police)

Prosecutors: Trucker Had Been Working 37 Hours Before Fatal Wreck

Prosecutors said a truck driver accused of causing a fiery crash that killed a tollway worker and critically injured a state trooper had been on the job more than a day-and-a-half, with less than four hours of sleep.

01/29/2014

Aurora police and firefighters honored for saving 14yr old. (Credit: Lisa Fielding)

Aurora Honors Police, Firefighters For Saving Teen’s Life

Steven Prosser says he can’t even begin to know how to thank the men who saved his daughter Annie the night that she and three others were in a car that was submerged in a retention pond off of I-88.

04/30/2013

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Reagan Tollway Reopens After Fatal Crash Near Aurora

A woman was killed Tuesday night, when a semi and an SUV collided on the Reagan Memorial Tollway near Aurora, shutting down the westbound lanes of the tollway for more than five hours.

03/27/2013

Emory Diaz-Sepulveda (family handout)

Car-Into-Pond Accident Claims Life Of Young Mother

Emory Diaz-Sepulveda was mother to a 3 ½-month-old baby named Roy. He’ll never know his mom now, after the accident off Interstate 88 in Aurora. CBS 2′s Dana Kozlov reports.

03/10/2013

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Off-Duty State Trooper Delivers Own Baby

Chad Martinez and his wife Meghan’s second child wasn’t due for another few weeks, but when her water broke Friday night, Martinez knew it was time to roll.

12/29/2012

File Photo of Auto Accident (David McNew/ Getty Images)

1 Dead, 1 Hurt After Crash On I-88

A man died and another person suffered minor injuries in a single-vehicle crash on Interstate 88 near west suburban Oak Brook, authorities said.

11/13/2012

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Plans Called Off For Prairie Highway In Kendall County

The plug has been pulled on a $1 billion highway project to connect I-88 to I-80 in the far western suburbs.

CBS Chicago–08/23/2012

Road Work Ahead

Major Expansion Project Set To Begin On Route 59 In Western Suburbs

Major construction work on one of the busiest stretches of Chicago area roadways is about to begin.

WBBM Newsradio–08/17/2012

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State Police: 1 Person Dead, 2 Hurt In Crash On I-355

A 17-year-old girl was killed in a three-vehicle crash Saturday morning on the Veterans Memorial Tollway (I-355) near west suburban Downers Grove, state police said.

04/08/2012

DuPage County Sheriff Badge Graphic. (DuPage County Sheriff)

Sheriff’s Deputy Injured In Crash On Reagan Memorial Tollway

A DuPage County Sheriff’s deputy was injured Sunday morning when a woman suspected of driving drunk stuck his police car while he was changing a tire on the shoulder of the Reagan Memorial Tollway (I-88).

12/04/2011

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State Police Say They Weren’t To Blame For Deadly Motorcycle Crash

Illinois State Police say contrary to an accusation, a state trooper did not cause a crash that left a motorcyclist dead last week on the Ronald Reagan Memorial Tollway.

CBS Chicago–09/01/2011

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Friends: State Police Caused Deadly Motorcycle Crash

A motorcyclist was killed in a crash on the Ronald Reagan Memorial Tollway over the weekend, but there are differing stories being told about what caused the accident.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2011

Police sources say William Howe is the driver who was behind the wheel of a Porsche convertible that sped the wrong way along Interstate 88 on Aug. 6, 2011, killing a woman and her father. (Photo courtesy Chicago Sun-Times)

Dentist Faces Reckless Homicide Charges In Fatal I-88 Crash

A west suburban dentist with a history of driving while impaired was charged with reckless homicide Monday.

08/22/2011

Police sources say William Howe is the driver who was behind the wheel of a Porsche convertible that sped the wrong way along Interstate 88 on Aug. 6, 2011, killing a woman and her father. (Photo courtesy Chicago Sun-Times)

Sources: Porsche Driver In Fatal Crash Is Naperville Dentist

A Naperville dentist, allegedly behind the wheel of a luxury sports car that went the wrong way down the Ronald Reagan Memorial Tollway and killed two people, was already known in the DuPage County court system.

CBS Chicago–08/10/2011

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Two Dead, Two Critically Hurt In I-88 Crash

A motorist driving in the wrong direction on the Ronald Reagan Memorial Highway caused a four-vehicle accident Saturday evening that killed two people and left two others critically injured in west suburban Lisle.

08/07/2011

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Lane Closures Expected On I-88 Monday

Lanes are expected to be closed in several locations on Ronald Reagan Memorial Highway during the day Monday, according to the Illinois Tollway Authority.

07/24/2011

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Break In Case Of Unknown Child Found Dead Five Years Ago

New information is out about the death of a boy whose decomposed body was found more than five years ago in Naperville Township.

CBS Chicago–02/18/2011

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1 Hurt In Car, Semi Crash On Reagan Tollway

One person suffered minor injuries when a car hit a wall and burst into flames, after colliding with a semi Monday morning on the Ronald Reagan Memorial Tollway.

02/07/2011

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