It was just before 11 p.m., 22 year old Danielle Pisterzi headed southbound on the Tri-State Tollway.
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.
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.
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.
A car fire snagged the Tri-State Tollway near O’Hare International Airport just as the morning rush began Friday.
Illinois State Police have closed the Lincoln Tollway Oasis on the Tri-State (I-294), as they investigate an armed robbery.
A serious accident blocked three left lanes on the Tri-State Tollway at Roosevelt Road Tuesday morning.
A semi accident is creating problems on the Stevenson Expressway and Tri-State Tollway.
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.
A dump truck full of construction debris flipped over on a ramp between the Stevenson Expressway and the Tri-State Tollway early Monday, causing major backups.
A major highway project in the northern suburbs will mean detours and require a hefty dose of patience.
Northbound Interstate 57 was turned into a virtual parking lot Thursday morning, as crews attended to a four-car pileup in a construction zone near the Tri-State Tollway.
A south suburban man died over the weekend after crashing his car on the Tri-State Tollway, stripping naked, and walking into traffic.
Five people were seriously injured in a single-vehicle crash Sunday morning in southwest suburban Palos Hills.
The Illinois Tollway on Wednesday presented a tentative 2012 budget to its board, providing funding for the construction of the new interchange at the Tri-State Tollway and Interstate 57 as well as several other construction plans.
Crashes plagued Chicago area expressways during the morning rush Friday, including one that shut down the busy ramp between southbound I-294 and westbound I-80 in the southern suburbs.
It’s a little harder to get from the Tri-State Tollway to the Kennedy Expressway now, as the ramp leading to Interstate 90 is closed for a reconstruction project.
A man was fatally struck Monday morning by a limousine on the Tri-State Tollway near O’Hare International Airport after he had gotten out of his car to shoo a family of ducklings off the road.
A woman is dead and two other people were injured in a chain-reaction crash Friday night on the Tri-State Tollway near south suburban Markham.
At least five people were taken to area hospitals following a Tuesday night crash on the Tri-State Tollway in north suburban Northbrook.