Interstate 80

Fire crews douse a car that caught fire after an I-80 crash early Wednesday. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Sheriff’s Officers Rescue Man From Fiery Crash On I-80

Shortly before 2 a.m., the driver of a four-door sedan was heading east on I-80, near the Interstate 57 junction, when he lost control of the vehicle. The driver said he swerved to avoid hitting a coyote, and crashed through a guardrail.

08/05/2015

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Iowa Man Killed In Crash On I-80

About 4 p.m., the driver — identified by police as 31-year-old David Zenteno of Des Moines, Iowa — was traveling west on I-80 when his vehicle crossed into oncoming traffic in the eastbound lanes and struck two other vehicles near the Briggs Street exit, Illinois State Police said.

07/07/2015

A mangled vehicle is towed away from the scene of a fatal I-80 crash on Sunday in Joliet. | Network Video Productions

Joliet Man Killed In I-80 Crash

About 11:25 a.m., Michael B. McCoy was behind the wheel of a Chevrolet pickup truck that crossed from the westbound lanes of the highway into oncoming traffic near the Chicago Street exit, according to Illinois State Police and the Will County coroner’s office.

05/04/2015

An SUV and a Penske rental truck collided early Monday on I-80 in Mokena. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Woman Injured In I-80 Crash, Driver Charged With Underage DUI

A male under the age of 21 was charged with DUI early Monday after the SUV he was driving collided with a rental truck on I-80, injuring one woman in southwest suburban Mokena.

07/14/2014

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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

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Jackknifed Semi Closes Highway Ramp In NW Indiana

A jackknifed semi has closed the ramp leading from Interstate 65 to Interstate 80 in northwest Indiana for more than two hours Wednesday morning.

03/12/2014

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Missing Wisconsin Baby Found Alive In Iowa

Investigators have found a 6-day-old infant, who disappeared from a home in southern Wisconsin, alive along an interstate in Iowa.

02/07/2014

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I-80 Ramp Closed After Truck Carrying 37,000 Pounds Of Batteries Overturns

A semi carrying more than 30,000 pounds of batteries rolled over on a ramp off southbound Interstate 294 in south suburban Thornton.

01/30/2014

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Man Charged With Drunk Driving In Fatal Crash On I-80

A Ford pickup traveling west hit the rear of a Freightliner semi parked on the shoulder, police said. The pickup bounced back into the roadway, striking a Lexus that was traveling west.

01/24/2014

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Westbound I-80 Reopens After Fatal Crash Near Minooka

A fatal crash involving two pickups and a semi truck shut down the westbound lanes of I-80 for more than five hours in southwest suburban Minooka on Thursday morning.

01/23/2014

A semi-trailer truck driving on Interstate 80 in Joliet hit the Center Street overpass after leaving the road early Thursday. (Credit: NVP News)

Driver Injured After Truck Hits I-80 Overpass

The semi was westbound on I-80 when the driver left the road for an unknown reason and hit the Center Street overpass about 12:20 a.m.

11/14/2013

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Two Killed In I-80 Motorcycle Crash

A man and a woman, riding together on a speeding motorcycle, were killed Monday when their motorcycle slammed into the back of a semi truck on Interstate 80 near Mokena.

07/15/2013

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Indiana State Trooper Revives 2-Year-Old Girl On I-80

Trooper Danny Avitia was about two miles away when a call came in about a mother whose 2-year-old girl was having a medical emergency. The mother had pulled over to the side of Interstate 80 near Lake Station after noticing her daughter was unresponsive in her car seat.

05/28/2013

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Horse Ties Up Traffic On I-80

A runaway horse named Geraldo snarled busy traffic along Interstate 80 in northwest Indiana during rush hour and escaped unscathed.

04/24/2013

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Trucker Killed When 2 Semis Collide On I-80 Near Joliet

A semi was traveling on the ramp from Houbolt Road to westbound I-80 when, for unknown reasons, it was struck by a semi traveling west on I-80.

04/10/2013

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Two Crashes, One Involving A Cook County Sheriff’s Deputy, Close Interstate 80

Illinois State Police are still investigating the causes of the accidents that sent three people — including a Cook County sheriff’s deputy — to Silver Cross Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

10/15/2012

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Hammond Man Struck, Killed By Vehicle While Walking On Highway Ramp

A 23-year-old Hammond man was killed early Saturday morning after he was struck by a vehicle while walking on the southbound ramp from Interstate 80 to Cline Avenue.

09/23/2012

I-80 Crash

Semi Slams Into SUV In Crash That Shuts Down I-80

A newspaper delivery woman was hurt after a semi-trailer truck slammed into the sport-utility vehicle she was driving southwest of Chicago.

CBS Chicago–09/21/2012

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Woman Attacked In Tinley Park Road Rage Incident

Tinley Park police have issued a warning after an 18-year-old woman was involved in a road rage incident.

CBS Chicago–09/05/2012

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Man Shoots Woman’s Car In Indiana Road Rage Incident

Police in Northwest Indiana are looking for a man driving a pickup truck after an incident of road rage near Gary.

08/24/2012

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