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A man was killed early Friday when he crashed into the back of a construction truck on the shoulder of Interstate 57 near 159th Street. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Hobart Man Killed In I-57 Crash

Police said the driver was heading south on I-57 when his car left the road near 159th Street, and hit an unoccupied construction truck – a pickup truck with a cherry picker mounted on the back.

09/05/2014

I-57 Crash

University Park Woman Killed, 5 Kids Hurt In I-57 Crash

Illinois State Police said a white Chevy sedan headed south on I-57 rear-ended a Dodge Caravan near U.S. Route 30 around 2:15 a.m.

08/12/2014

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Semi Rolls Over On Ramp From I-57 To I-80

The semi rolled over about 7:40 a.m. on eastbound Interstate 80 at Interstate 57, Illinois State Police said.

03/17/2014

A semi-tractor-trailer truck is among several vehicles snarled in a pileup on Interstate 57. (Courtesy: Gary A. Naese)

Fog Causes Multi-Vehicle Crashes On I-57

The line of cars parked on northbound I-57 waited patiently as emergency crews worked to clean up and piece together two crashes that led to pileups. CBS 2’s Courtney Gousman reports.

02/20/2014

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Kankakee River Bridges To Be Rebuilt On I-57

Bridges carrying both north and southbound lanes of I-57 over the riverwill be replaced by December 2015.

12/27/2013

A semi-truck crashed and burst into flames on northbound Interstate 57 near Wentworth Avenue early Wednesday. (Credit: NVP Video)

Northbound I-57 Reopens After Fiery Truck Crash

The jack-knifed truck was first reported about 2:25 a.m. near Wentworth Avenue.

11/06/2013

Road Work

State Police Speed Cameras To Be Watching I-57 Work Zone

Illinois State Troopers will be using a mobile speed camera van on I-57 on Tuesday to enforce work zone speed limits.

09/03/2013

File photo of cars on a Chicago area highway (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Feds: Illinois Highways 5th Busiest In U.S.

In 2011, vehicles traveled more than 31 billion miles on Illinois interstates. Records show I-55 was the most traveled interstate in Illinois, logging about 4.6 billion miles.

08/19/2013

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Fake Cops Steal Wallet From Driver On I-57

The two men were inside a white Chevy Tahoe with flashing lights in the grill when they pulled over a motorist about 12:30 p.m. in the southbound lanes of I-57 at Lincoln Highway.

08/08/2013

Eleven people, including nine children, were injured when this Chevy Suburban rolled over on Interstate 57. (Credit: NVP Video)

Woman Charged With DUI In Crash That Injured 9 Kids

Seven of the children – who range in age from 3 to 14 – were not wearing seat belts, or in other child restraints.

08/02/2013

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‘Designated Driver’ Ticketed For Driving 135MPH On I-57

The vehicle slowed down after the driver saw the trooper, but the radar had already caught him going more than double the speed limit.

04/10/2013

A single car crash killed one person on Thursday on Interstate 57 near Matteson. (CBS).

One Person Dead, Another Hurt In I-57 Crash

A person was killed and another person was ejected after a sports-utility vehicle crashed while traveling west on U.S. Route 30 toward northbound lanes on I-57 in south suburban Matteson Wednesday night, according to Illinois State Police.

12/13/2012

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Cops Targeting ‘Rogue Rider’ Bikers On Local Highways

We’ve all been there: rolling down the expressway when a group of motorcycles speed past, darting between cars.

CBS 2–08/14/2012

I-57 Crash

No Charges For Driver Who Hit Boy On I-57

A driver who hit a boy on Interstate 57 Sunday afternoon is not facing any charges.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2012

Crash

One Hurt In I-57 Rollover Crash

At least one person was hurt in a rollover crash on Interstate 57 Wednesday evening.

06/13/2012

Expressway Traffic

Man Gets Into Fight With State Trooper After Being Caught Walking On I-57

An Illinois State Trooper found himself in an unusual situation this morning along Interstate 57 in the southern suburbs

CBS Chicago–06/12/2012

Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Secretary Of State: Driver In Deadly I-57 Crash Had No License

Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White says a crash that killed two south suburban teenagers in the early hours of New Years day should never have occurred.

CBS Chicago–01/04/2012

I-57 Crash

5 Injured In Crash On I-57

All lanes on Interstate 57 were back open in time for the morning rush Monday, after a crash left five people injured overnight.

CBS Chicago–12/12/2011

I-57 Crash

4-Car Pileup Snags I-57

Northbound Interstate 57 was turned into a virtual parking lot Thursday morning, as crews attended to a four-car pileup in a construction zone near the Tri-State Tollway.

CBS Chicago–12/01/2011

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

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