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Tri-State Tollway

A semi-trailer truck jackknifed and rolled over across all the northbound lanes of the Tri-State Tollway at Grand Avenue early Monday. (Credit: CBS)

Semi Rolls Over, Blocks Traffic On NB Tri-State

A semi-trailer truck rolled over on the northbound Tri-State Tollway, spilling its load of plastic beads, and snarling the morning commute early Monday.

03/10/2014

Illinois State Police Trooper James Sauter (Credit: ISP)

Wisconsin Trucker Charged In Crash That Killed State Trooper

A truck driver from Wisconsin was set to appear in court on Wednesday to face felony charges in a fiery crash that killed Illinois State Police Trooper James Sauter in March.

11/13/2013

Tollway

Six Injured In Tollway Rollover Crash

Three children were among six people injured in a rollover crash on the Tri-State Tollway in west suburban Northlake early Monday.

09/02/2013

At least 14 people were hurt in a crash involving a semi-trailer truck and four passenger vehicles on the Tri-State Tollway on July 12, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Several Vehicles In Accident In Gurnee

At least 16 people were injured in a major accident Friday morning on the Tri-State Tollway near Great America in Gurnee.

07/12/2013

A flatbed tow truck pinned a car against a concrete barrier wall in a crash on the Tri-State Tollway on July 5, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Tow Truck Hits Car On Tri-State Tollway

A man was injured early Friday when his car was hit by a flatbed tow truck, and pinned against a concrete barrier along I-294 near Alsip.

07/05/2013

A truck fire snarled traffic on the Tri State Tollway. (CBS)

Tri-State Shut Down Near Russell Road

A truck fire shut down the Tri-State tollway on Tuesday morning near the Wisconsin border.

04/30/2013

Illinois State Police Trooper James Sauter (Credit: ISP)

Trucker Fell Asleep In Crash That Killed Trooper: Report

The truck driver involved in the fiery Tri-State Tollway crash last month that killed an Illinois State Police trooper allegedly fell asleep behind the wheel before the truck he was driving veered out of its lane, according to a report obtained by the Sun-Times.

04/26/2013

Ambulance

Two Killed In Chain Reaction Crash On Tri-State

Illinois State Police spokeswoman Monique Bond said, according to preliminary reports, a truck rear-ended a car on I-294 near Lake Street sometime between 5:45 a.m. and 6 a.m. on Thursday.

04/18/2013

Ambulance

Trucker Killed In Rollover Crash In Hickory Hills

The 1998 Truck Tractor semi truck was traveling on the Tri-State Tollway (I-294) when it attempted to exit at 95th Street but rolled over on the southbound ramp.

04/10/2013

Illinois State Police personnel comfort each other at the visitation of James Sauter. (CBS)

Comrades Pay Respects To Fallen State Trooper

James Sauter died Thursday night when a semi-tractor-trailer truck slammed into his state police cruiser on the Tri-State Tollway.

04/01/2013

Illinois State Trooper Killed In Tri-State Tollway Crash

State Trooper Killed In Fiery Crash On Tri-State Tollway

The trooper’s squad car was rear-ended by a semi-trailer truck around 11 p.m. Thursday in the southbound lanes of Interstate 294 near Willow Road.

CBS Chicago–03/29/2013

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One Killed In Tri-State Tollway Crash

It was just before 11 p.m., 22 year old Danielle Pisterzi headed southbound on the Tri-State Tollway.

02/10/2013

Elgin-O'Hare Expressway

Feds Give Final Approval To Elgin-O’Hare Expansion

The Illinois Tollway received final approval Thursday to construct the Elgin O’Hare Western Access Project, a $3.4 billion project to provide congestion relief projected to save drivers $145 million a year in time and fuel costs.

01/24/2013

Tri-State Bobcat Bucket

Bobcat Bucket Falls Onto Tri-State, Damages Cars

A bucket fell from the front end of a Bobcat construction vehicle onto the northbound lanes of the Tri-State Tollway early Tuesday, and ended up damaging several motorists’ cars.

CBS Chicago–09/18/2012

Tri-State Crash

Car Slams Into Semi, Catches Fire On Tri-State

A driver was injured, and the Tri-State Tollway was snagged, when a car slammed into the back of a truck, careened into a wall, and caught fire.

CBS Chicago–06/27/2012

Car Fire

Car Fire Snags Southbound Tri-State As Morning Rush Begins

A car fire snagged the Tri-State Tollway near O’Hare International Airport just as the morning rush began Friday.

CBS Chicago–06/22/2012

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Lincoln Tollway Oasis On Tri-State Closed After Armed Robbery

Illinois State Police have closed the Lincoln Tollway Oasis on the Tri-State (I-294), as they investigate an armed robbery.

CBS Chicago–06/08/2012

Tri-State Crash

Crash Blocks 3 Lanes On Northbound Tri-State

A serious accident blocked three left lanes on the Tri-State Tollway at Roosevelt Road Tuesday morning.

CBS Chicago–05/22/2012

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Truck Accident Ties Up Tri-State Tollway, Stevenson Expy.

A semi accident is creating problems on the Stevenson Expressway and Tri-State Tollway.

CBS Chicago–04/23/2012

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

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