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Kennedy Expressway

NATO Flag

Should You Leave Town During NATO Summit? Depends Who You Ask

With less than a month until the NATO summit in Chicago, the alderman whose ward will be most affected by security efforts was urging people to leave town during the summit, but the city’s top cop was downplaying potential disruptions.

CBS 2–04/25/2012

Circle Interchange

State Looking To Ease Congestion At Circle Interchange

The state is looking to ease traffic congestion at Chicago’s Circle Interchange just west of downtown.

CBS Chicago–04/24/2012

File Photo Of Ambulance (AP Photo)

Man Charged With DUI After Rear-Ending Ambulance

A motorist was charged with driving under the influence after rear-ending an ambulance on a ramp from the Kennedy Expressway to the northbound Tri-State Tollway Friday night.

04/07/2012

Motorcycle Crash

1 Killed, 1 Injured In Motorcycle Crash On Kennedy

One person was killed overnight in a motorcycle accident on the Kennedy Expressway.

CBS Chicago–04/06/2012

Road Closed

Concrete Falls Down Onto Kennedy Expressway

Parts of the Kennedy Expressway were closed overnight, after a chunk of concrete came crashing down onto the roadway.

CBS Chicago–03/23/2012

Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose's Bentley was rear-ended while he was driving on the Kennedy Expressway on March 13, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Derrick Rose Rear-Ended On Kennedy Expressway

Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose was rear-ended Tuesday afternoon while driving on the Kennedy Expressway.

CBS Chicago–03/13/2012

Photo Of Traffic On The Kennedy. (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Woman Badly Injured When Struck By Vehicle On Kennedy Expressway

A pedestrian was criticallly injured Saturday afternoon when she was struck by a vehicle on the Kennedy Expressway on the Northwest Side.

02/25/2012

Kennedy Wrong-Way Crash

2 Injured On Kennedy Expressway In Another Wrong-Way Crash

The outbound Kennedy Expressway was shut down at Division Street early Wednesday, following a pin-in accident involving a wrong-way driver.

CBS Chicago–02/22/2012

Kennedy Expressway Accident

4-Vehicle Crash Snags Kennedy Expressway

Traffic was light Monday morning as many drivers had the day off for Presidents’ Day, but getting around on the Kennedy Expressway was still difficult after four vehicles were involved in a crash.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2012

Kennedy Expressway Accident

SUV Hits Wall, Snags Inbound Kennedy

A sport-utility vehicle went out of control and slammed into a side wall on the inbound Kennedy Expressway early Tuesday, leaving the driver slightly injured and causing a massive traffic jam approaching downtown.

CBS Chicago–01/31/2012

Fullerton Avenue Crash

Crash Knocks Down Stoplight Pole, Shuts Down Eastbound Fullerton Avenue

Eastbound Fullerton Avenue was blocked early Monday at the Kennedy Expressway, after a crash took down a traffic light pole.

CBS Chicago–01/30/2012

Car Crash Graphic, generic sized image

Three Critically Injured In Kennedy Crash

Three people were critically injured early Saturday when a car rolled over on the Irving Park Road ramp of the Kennedy Expressway (I-94).

01/28/2012

Illinois State Police Crown Victoria Interceptor (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Drunk Wrong-Way Driver Nearly Hits State Trooper

A wrong-way driver was arrested early Monday morning after nearly hitting a state trooper making a traffic stop on the Kennedy Expressway.

01/16/2012

File Photo Of Ambulance (AP Photo)

1 Hospitalized In Crash On Kennedy

One person was hospitalized early Tuesday after a crash on the Kennedy Expressway.

12/20/2011

Kennedy Expressway Accident

Multi-Vehicle Pileup Shuts Down Outbound Kennedy

A multi-vehicle pileup early Tuesday shut down the inbound Kennedy Expressway, causing a major headache for early-morning commuters.

CBS Chicago–12/13/2011

Police Involved Shooting generic sized image

Man Charged After Off-Duty Officer Shoots Suspect

A man was charged with aggravated assault after an off-duty Chicago Police officer shot a person who allegedly pointed a gun at him early Sunday in the River North neighborhood.

11/27/2011

Crash

Four Kids, One Adult Injured In Kennedy Rollover

Five people – four of them minors – were seriously injured in a rollover crash Sunday morning on the Kennedy Expressway on the North Side.

10/30/2011

A Deer On The Roadway. (Ill. Dept. Of Natural Resources Photo)

Blue Line Train Hits, Kills Deer In Middle Of Kennedy Expressway

A deer found its way onto the CTA rail tracks in the middle of the Kennedy Expressway early Wednesday, only to be struck and killed by a train.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2011

Kennedy Expressway Accident

Multi-Vehicle Crash Ties Up Outbound Kennedy

A multi-vehicle crash tied up traffic for miles on the outbound Kennedy Expressway as the morning rush began Thursday.

CBS Chicago–10/06/2011

Save The Dome

Church Near Kennedy Expressway Seeks Funds To ‘Save The Dome’

A giant banner hanging from the columns of a church just west of the Kennedy Expressway, near Armitage Avenue, proclaims “Save the Dome.”

WBBM Newsradio–10/05/2011

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