Jane Addams Tollway
Two people were killed when a car struck a light pole on the Interstate 90 Jane Addams Memorial Tollway in northwest suburban Hoffman Estates Sunday morning, state police said.
The final section of the Jane Addams Tollway rehab project is scheduled to end this weekend.
Gov. Pat Quinn says the steep hike in tolls coming in January is necessary to maintain and expand the system.
The Jane Addams (I-90) Tollway is wearing out, and the Illinois Toll Highway Authority wants a game plan to rebuild it quickly.
A Northwest Side woman died about an hour after her car broke down on the Jane Addams Tollway in live traffic and was rear-ended by another vehicle near northwest suburban Elk Grove Village.