Veterans Memorial Tollway

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Two Killed In Wrong-Way Crash On Stevenson Near I-355

Illinois State Police said a 2004 Dodge Stratus driving the wrong way in the northbound lanes of Interstate 55 crashed head-on into 1998 Acura coupe just south of the Veterans Memorial Tollway (Interstate 355) interchange around 3 a.m.

08/08/2015

A fire burns at Homer Tree Service in Lockport on Monday. (Credit: Grant Spooner)

None Injured In Huge Fire At Lockport Mulch Business

The blaze at Homer Tree Service, at 16464 W. 143rd St., in Lockport was so large, police shut down the nearby exit ramp on the Veterans Memorial Tollway.

05/19/2015

Expressway Traffic

Tollway Committee OKs Plan To Increase Speed Limits, But Not To 70 MPH

An Illinois Tollway committee on Thursday recommended increasing speed limits on portions of the Tri-State, Reagan Memorial and Veterans Memorial tollways, but not to the 70 mph allowed under a new law.

03/16/2015

Expressway Traffic

Speed Limit Could Go To 60 On Tri-State, Reagan, And Veterans Tollways

An Illinois State Toll Highway Authority committee has recommended increasing speed limits on parts of three tollways.

03/12/2015

Illinois State Police decal. (CBS)

Two State Police Cars Hit In 5-Car Crash On Interstate 355

An Illinois State Police squad car carrying two officers was involved in a five-vehicle crash early Wednesday on the Veterans Memorial Tollway, causing large delays in the southbound lanes Wednesday morning.

10/01/2014

An Illinois State Police squad car spun out and crashed into the trailer of a tanker truck that was stopped on the shoulder of the Veterans Memorial Tollway on Friday. (Credit: CBS)

State Trooper Crashes Into Parked Tanker Truck On I-355

An Illinois State Trooper escaped serious injuries early Friday, after his squad car spun out and ended up partly stuck under a tanker truck parked on the right shoulder.

02/21/2014

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Road Construction Might Put A Bump In Summer Travel

Planning on driving home from a long weekend in Lake Geneva? Heading west to Elgin? Or landing at O’Hare International Airport late at night? Get ready for some heartburn.

05/28/2013

File Photo Of Ambulance (AP Photo)

Elderly Berwyn Couple Killed In I-355 Crash

An elderly Berwyn couple was killed in a crash on I-355 Saturday afternoon near west suburban Woodridge.

04/27/2013

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State Police: 1 Person Dead, 2 Hurt In Crash On I-355

A 17-year-old girl was killed in a three-vehicle crash Saturday morning on the Veterans Memorial Tollway (I-355) near west suburban Downers Grove, state police said.

04/08/2012

Police sources say William Howe is the driver who was behind the wheel of a Porsche convertible that sped the wrong way along Interstate 88 on Aug. 6, 2011, killing a woman and her father. (Photo courtesy Chicago Sun-Times)

Sources: Porsche Driver In Fatal Crash Is Naperville Dentist

A Naperville dentist, allegedly behind the wheel of a luxury sports car that went the wrong way down the Ronald Reagan Memorial Tollway and killed two people, was already known in the DuPage County court system.

CBS Chicago–08/10/2011

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Two Dead, Two Critically Hurt In I-88 Crash

A motorist driving in the wrong direction on the Ronald Reagan Memorial Highway caused a four-vehicle accident Saturday evening that killed two people and left two others critically injured in west suburban Lisle.

08/07/2011