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Semi-Trailer Trucks

YouTube video shows a truck breaking a railroad crossing gate to avoid a collision with an Amtrak train in Elwood. (Credit: YouTube)

Elwood Warns Of Dangers From Heavy Truck Traffic

Officials in southwest suburban Elwood have released police dashboard camera video of a semi-trailer truck going through a railroad crossing gate, to illustrate the village’s point that trucks are creating dangerous conditions as it fights a lawsuit by an intermodal facility.

06/12/2014

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Child Among Five Injured In Crash On Inbound Skyway

A child was critically injured and four other people were also hurt in a multi-vehicle crash on the Chicago Skyway late Wednesday afternoon.

12/11/2013

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Eastbound I-80/94 Reopens After 3-Semi Crash In Indiana

Two lanes have been reopened on Interstate 80/94 in northwest Indiana after three semi trucks and one car were involved in a crash Wednesday morning, closing all eastbound lanes to traffic just in time for the morning commute.

12/11/2013

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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

Expressway Traffic

4 Semi-Trailer Trucks Crash On Borman Expressway, Cause Major Backup

The westbound Borman Expressway in Northwest Indiana was down to one lane Wednesday morning, after four semi-trailer trucks were involved in a crash.

CBS Chicago–09/12/2012

Borman Expressway Crash

Semi-Truck Crash Shuts Down Eastbound Borman Expressway

Some lanes were still closed as late as the midday hours, following an overnight crash that left a truck driver with life-threatening injuries, and shut down the eastbound Borman Expressway in Northwest Indiana.

CBS Chicago–06/20/2012

I-80/94

Icy Roadway Makes For Treacherous Commute On I-80/94

Ice on the roadway made for a treacherous commute Monday morning on the Borman Expressway in Northwest Indiana.

CBS Chicago–03/05/2012

Dan Ryan Fatal Crash

2 Dead In 6-Vehicle Crash On Dan Ryan

The winter storm turned deadly overnight, as a six-vehicle accident killed two people on the Dan Ryan Expressway.

CBS Chicago–02/24/2012